skip to main content

S. 693: National POW/MIA Flag Act

Call or Write Congress

A bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to require that the POW/MIA flag be displayed on all days that the flag of the United States is displayed on certain Federal property.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Elizabeth Warren

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.

Read Text »
Last Updated: May 7, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 7, 2019
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on May 2, 2019

This bill passed in the Senate on May 2, 2019 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
Source

History

Mar 7, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 2, 2019
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 693 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“S. 693 — 116th Congress: National POW/MIA Flag Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. October 18, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/s693>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.