H.R. 415 (111th): Fallen Heroes Flag Act of 2010


Jan 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Peter “Pete” King

Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide Capitol-flown flags to the immediate family of fire fighters, law enforcement officers, emergency medical technicians, and other rescue workers who are killed in the line of duty.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/2010--Passed House without amendment.Fallen Heroes Flag Act of 2010 - Allows the Representative of the immediate family of a deceased fire fighter, law enforcement officer, emergency technician, or other rescue ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 9, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 25, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Jul 27, 2010
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 415”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1209 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 2007

H.R. 926 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 3, 2011

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