H.J.Res.478 - Designating September 18, 1992, as "National POW/MIA Recognition Day", and authorizing display of the National League of Families POW/MIA flag.102nd Congress (1991-1992)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Solarz, Stephen J. [D-NY-13] (Introduced 05/05/1992)|
|Committees:||House - Post Office and Civil Service; Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||05/26/1992 Referred to the Subcommittee on Census and Population. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.J.Res.478 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/05/1992)
Designates September 18, 1992, as National POW/MIA Recognition Day.
Requires the POW/MIA flag to be flown on a flagstaff of the White House, the Departments of State, Defense, and Veterans Affairs, the Selective Service Commission, each national cemetery, and the National Vietnam Veterans Memorial on such day.
Requires the flag to be flown on a flagstaff of each national cemetery and the National Vietnam Veterans Memorial on May 30, 1992 (Memorial Day), and on November 11, 1992 (Veterans Day).
States that the flag shall be displayed as a symbol of national concern and commitment to resolving the fates of Americans still prisoner, missing, and unaccounted for.