H.R. 15968 (93rd): A bill to amend title 5 of the United States Code with respect to the observance of Memorial Day and Veterans Day.


Jul 17, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 17, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Hanrahan

Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

7/17/1974--Introduced.Changes the observance of Memorial Day from the last Monday in May to the 30th day of May of each year. Changes the observance of Veterans' Day from the forth ... Read more >

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Jul 17, 1974

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