H.Con.Res. 18: Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service.

113th Congress, 2013–2015. Text as of Mar 18, 2013 (Reported by House Committee).

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House Calendar No. 9

113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. CON. RES. 18

[Report No. 113–18]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 26, 2013

(for himself and Ms. Norton) submitted the following concurrent resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

March 18, 2013

Referred to the House Calendar and ordered to be printed

CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service.

1.

Use of the Capitol Grounds for National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service

(a)

In general

The Grand Lodge of the Fraternal Order of Police and its auxiliary (in this resolution referred to as the sponsor) shall be permitted to sponsor a public event, the 32nd Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service (in this resolution referred to as the event), on the Capitol Grounds, in order to honor the law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty during 2012.

(b)

Date of event

The event shall be held on May 15, 2013, or on such other date as the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Rules and Administration of the Senate jointly designate.

2.

Terms and conditions

(a)

In general

Under conditions to be prescribed by the Architect of the Capitol and the Capitol Police Board, the event shall be—

(1)

free of admission charge and open to the public; and

(2)

arranged not to interfere with the needs of Congress.

(b)

Expenses and liabilities

The sponsor shall assume full responsibility for all expenses and liabilities incident to all activities associated with the event.

3.

Event preparations

Subject to the approval of the Architect of the Capitol, the sponsor is authorized to erect upon the Capitol Grounds such stage, sound amplification devices, and other related structures and equipment, as may be required for the event.

4.

Enforcement of restrictions

The Capitol Police Board shall provide for enforcement of the restrictions contained in section 5104(c) of title 40, United States Code, concerning sales, advertisements, displays, and solicitations on the Capitol Grounds, as well as other restrictions applicable to the Capitol Grounds, in connection with the event.

March 18, 2013

Referred to the House Calendar and ordered to be printed