To ensure that the right of an individual to display the flag of the United States on residential property not be abridged.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 8, 2004
Length: 4 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
This bill was introduced on October 8, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
Oct 8, 2004
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 24, 2006
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 42 (109th).
H.R. 5301 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5301. This is the one from the 108th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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