Vote — Nov 30, 2015 7:04 p.m.
Jun 22, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
This resolution was introduced on June 22, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 38th congressional district
6/22/1989--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Declares that the Congress and the States shall have power to prohibit the act of desecration of the U.S. flag and to set criminal penalties for that ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 308”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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