S. 1214 (113th): All-American Flag Act

Introduced:

Jun 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 16, 2014 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Sherrod Brown

Senior Senator from Ohio

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 16, 2014
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require the purchase of domestically made flags of the United States of America for use by the Federal Government.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 24, 2013
 
Introduced

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Jun 25, 2014
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 16, 2014
 
Passed Senate

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Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 1188 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jul 27, 2011

H.R. 2355 (Related)
All-American Flag Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 13, 2013

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