H. R. 2853
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 12, 2009
Mr. Braley of Iowa introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
To require the purchase of domestically made flags of the United States of America for use by the Federal Government.
This Act may be cited as the
Requirement for purchase of domestically made United States flags for use by Federal Government
Only such flags of the United States of America, regardless of size, that are 100 percent manufactured in the United States, from articles, materials, or supplies 100 percent of which are grown, produced, or manufactured in the United States, may be acquired for use by the Federal Government.
Section 2 shall apply to purchases of flags made on or after 180 days after the date of the enactment of this Act.