S. 1877 (110th): A bill to amend title 4, United States Code, to prescribe that members of the Armed Forces and veterans out of uniform may render the military salute during hoisting, lowering, or passing of flag.


Jul 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 25, 2007 but was never passed by the House.


James “Jim” Inhofe

Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2007
Length: 2 pages

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Summary (CRS)

7/25/2007--Passed Senate without amendment.Allows members of the Armed Forces and veterans who are out of uniform to render the military salute during the hoisting, lowering, or passing of the flag. Read more >

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Jul 25, 2007

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Jul 25, 2007
Passed Senate

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1877”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 3380 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 2007

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