H.R. 146 (110th): Law Enforcement Officers Flag Memorial Act

Introduced:
Jan 04, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Gene Green
Representative for Texas's 29th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jan 04, 2007
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 104 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 04, 2005

H.R. 248 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 07, 2009

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 04, 2007
Referred to Committee Jan 04, 2007
 
Full Title

To provide Capitol-flown flags to the families of deceased law enforcement officers.

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Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (6D, 6R) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

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1/4/2007--Introduced.
Law Enforcement Officers Flag Memorial Act - Allows the family of a deceased law enforcement officer to request, and the Attorney General to provide, a U.S. flag flown over the Capitol in honor of the officer, to be supplied by the Architect of the Capitol. Directs that the family pay the cost of such flag, including shipping.

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