H.J.Res. 19 (113th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States giving Congress power to prohibit the physical desecration of the flag of the United States.

Introduced:

Jan 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jo Ann Emerson

Representative for Missouri's 8th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2013
Length: 2 pages

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History

Jan 18, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

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

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 13 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 7, 2011

H.J.Res. 47 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2013

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