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.
Jan 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jo Ann Emerson
Representative for Missouri's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2013
Length: 2 pages
- See Instead:
H.J.Res. 47 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 22, 2013
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- 1/18/2013--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Grants Congress the power to prohibit the physical desecration of the U.S. flag.
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 19” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. 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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