H. R. 7070
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 1, 2020
Ms. Eshoo (for herself, Mr. Clyburn, Mrs. Carolyn B. Maloney of New York, Ms. Shalala, Ms. Wexton, Ms. Schakowsky, Mr. Rose of New York, Mr. Levin of Michigan, Ms. Craig, Ms. Jackson Lee, Mr. Khanna, Mr. Soto, Mr. San Nicolas, Mr. Sablan, Mr. Costa, Mr. DeFazio, and Mr. Brendan F. Boyle of Pennsylvania) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
To observe the lives lost in the United States due to the COVID–19 pandemic.
This Act may be cited as the
COVID–19 Pandemic Moment of Silence Act.
Moment of silence for the victims of the COVID–19 pandemic
The President should issue a proclamation designating a National Day of Mourning and Lament and calling on the people of the United States to observe a moment of silence as a mark of respect to the memory of the more than 100,000 lives lost in the United States due to the COVID–19 pandemic, as well as their families.