H.R.2723 - To grant the United States a copyright to the flag of the United States and to impose criminal penalties for the destruction of a copyrighted Flag.102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Torricelli, Robert G. [D-NJ-9] (Introduced 06/20/1991)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/20/1991 Referred to the House Committee on Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2723 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/20/1991)
Grants: (1) the United States a copyright to the flag of the United States; and (2) a license to any person to manufacture in the United States, sell, and distribute such flag.
Sets forth: (1) requirements for the display of such flag; and (2) criminal penalties (up to $10,000, ten years imprisonment, or both) for burning or mutilating the U.S. flag.