An Act To amend the Act of October 15, 1966 (80 Stat. 953; 20 U.S.C. 65a), relating to the National Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, so as to authorize additional appropriations to the Smithsonian Institution for carrying out the purposes of said Act

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Section 2(b) of the National Museum Act of 1966 (20 U.S.C. 65a) is amended to read: "(b) There are hereby authorized to be appropriated to the Smithsonian Institution $1,000,000 each year for fiscal years 1978, 1979, and 1980.".


  • National Museum Act of 1966
  • United States National Museum


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  • 90 Stat. 795
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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90 Stat. 795 (1976); Pub. L. No. 94-336 (Book)

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


  • 1978
  • 07/01/1976


  • Museum finance
  • Amendments (Parliamentary practice)
  • Finance
  • Expenditures, Public


Public Law

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 795

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