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National POW/MIA Flag Act

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National POW/MIA Flag Act

National POW/MIA Flag Act
The bill changes the days on which the POW/MIA flag is required to be displayed at specified locations to all days on which the U.S. flag is displayed. (Current law requires the POW/MIA flag to be displayed only on Armed Forces Day, Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, National POW/MIA Recognition Day, and Veterans Day.)
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10/29/19

President

10/22/19

Passed House

03/07/19

Introduced

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Signed by President.

Date: November 7, 2019

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8354)

Date: October 22, 2019

Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H8354)

Date: October 22, 2019

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Code:
116.S.693
Subject:
Government Operations and Politics
National POW/MIA Flag Act
Date: March 7, 2019Official Title: 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.Short titleThis Act may be cited as the "National POW/MIA Flag Act".Days on which the POW/MIA flag is displayed on certain Federal propertySection 902 of title 36, United States Code, is amended by striking subsection (c) and inserting the following:
Days for Flag DisplayFor the purposes of this section, POW/MIA flag display days are all days on which the flag of the United States is displayed..