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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Peter “Pete” King

Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2010
Length: 4 pages

History

Jan 9, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 25, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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.

H.R. 415 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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