H.R. 723: Fallen Heroes Flag Act of 2015

Introduced:

Feb 4, 2015

Status:

Passed House on May 12, 2015

This bill passed in the House on May 12, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Peter “Pete” King

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 13, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

34% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To provide Capitol-flown flags to the immediate family of fire fighters, law enforcement officers, members of rescue squads or ambulance crews, and public safety officers who are killed in the line of duty.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 4, 2015
 
Introduced

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May 12, 2015
 
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.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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