Senate Passes Bill Designating Pulse Nightclub A National Memorial Site – CBS Miami

ORLANDO (CBSMiami) – Saturday will mark five years since the tragedy at Pulse, the Orlando gay club, in which 49 people were killed in a mass shooting.

The US Senate passed a law on Wednesday designating the former nightclub as a national memorial.

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Sens. Rick Scott and Marco Rubio voted yes.

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The House passed the bill back in May.

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A non-profit organization created by the owner of Pulse will be responsible for running the memorial and museum.

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