H.R. 3091 (99th): A bill to make the theft, embezzlement, or unlawful concealment of a flag of the United States an offense against the United States.


Jul 26, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steny Hoyer
Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district

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H.R. 3138 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 31, 1985

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Summary (CRS)
7/26/1985--Introduced.Amends the Federal criminal code to make it a misdemeanor for any person to unlawfully conceal, take, steal or embezzle any flag of the United States. Prohibits any person from ...

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H.R. 3138 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 1985

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Jul 26, 1985


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