An Act To designate the Federal building to be constructed in Savannah, Georgia, as the "Juliette Gordon Low Federal Building"

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Section 4 of this Act amends the John F. Kennedy Center Act by inserting "(a)" after "Sec. 4." and by adding at the end thereof a new subsection. After the date of enactment of this subsection, no additional memorials or plaques in the nature of memorials shall be designated or installed in the public areas of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. This subsection shall not apply to any plaque acknowledging a gift from a foreign country; any plaque on a theater chair or theater box acknowledging the gift of such chair or box; and any inscription on the marble walls in the north or south galleries, the Hall of States, or the Hall of Nations acknowledging a major contribution. For purposes of thissubsection. Testimonials and benefit performances shall not be construed to be memorials.


  • Kennedy, John F (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963
  • John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.)


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  • 97 Stat. 1387
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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97 Stat. 1387 (1983); Pub. L. No. 98-205 (Book)

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  • 1985
  • 12/02/1983


  • Memorials
  • Amendments (Parliamentary practice)
  • John F. Kennedy Center Act
  • Plaques, plaquettes


Public Law

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Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 1387-89

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