H.J.Res. 329 (101st): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States authorizing the Congress and the States to prohibit the act of desecration of the flag of the United States and to set criminal penalties for that act.

Jun 27, 1989 (101st Congress, 1989–1990)
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.J.Res. 348 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 29, 1989

James Grant
Representative for Florida's 2nd congressional district
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 348 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 1989

H.J.Res. 337 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 27, 1989


This resolution was introduced on June 27, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jun 27, 1989
Referred to Committee Jun 27, 1989

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4 cosponsors (4R) (show)

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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 act.

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