An Act To amend the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965, and for other purposes

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Summary

The Act contains amendments relating to definition of humanities; distribution of works of art and work in residence by artists; consolidation of laws relating to the National Council on the Arts; allotments of funds to States; the National Endowment for the Humanities; inclusion of the Archivist of the United States as a member of the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities; and authorizations of appropriations.

Subject

  • Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities
  • National Council on Arts
  • National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
  • National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities
  • National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Amendments of 1970

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 84 Stat. 443
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Notes

"This Act may be cited as 'The National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Amendments of 1970'."

Contained within

84 Stat. 443 (1970); Pub. L. No. 91-346 (Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

  • 1971
  • 07/20/1970

Topic

  • Humanities
  • Art
  • Archivist of the United States
  • Amendments (Parliamentary practice)
  • State
  • Finance
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Artists
  • Art and state

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 5; Page Numbers: 443-47

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