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H.R. 3283: To amend title 4, United States Code, to permit the flag of the United States to be flown at half-staff in the event of the death of the Mayor of the District of Columbia.


The text of the bill below is as of Jun 13, 2019 (Introduced).


I

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3283

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 13, 2019

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend title 4, United States Code, to permit the flag of the United States to be flown at half-staff in the event of the death of the Mayor of the District of Columbia.

1.

Flying flag of United States at half-staff in the event of the death of the Mayor of the District of Columbia

Section 7(m) of title 4, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in the fourth sentence, by striking Government and the Governor of a State, territory, or possession, and inserting Government, the Governor of a State, territory, or possession, and the Mayor of the District of Columbia,; and

(2)

in the eighth sentence, by striking or the Governor of a State, territory, or possession; and inserting , the Governor of a State, territory, or possession, or the Mayor of the District of Columbia;.