H.Con.Res.225 - Expressing the sense of the Congress that, as a symbol of solidarity following the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001, every United States citizen is encouraged to display the flag of the United States.107th Congress (2001-2002)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Hastert, J. Dennis [R-IL-14] (Introduced 09/13/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/14/2001 Message on Senate action sent to the House. (All Actions)|
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Text: H.Con.Res.225 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)
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[Congressional Bills 107th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H. Con. Res. 225 Enrolled Bill (ENR)] H.Con.Res.225 Agreed to September 13, 2001 One Hundred Seventh Congress of the United States of America AT THE FIRST SESSION Begun and held at the City of Washington on Wednesday, the third day of January, two thousand and one Concurrent Resolution Whereas on September 11, 2001, terrorists hijacked and destroyed four commercial aircraft, crashing two of them into the World Trade Center in New York City, and crashing another aircraft into the Pentagon outside Washington, D.C.; and Whereas thousands of innocent people were killed and injured as a result of those attacks, including the passengers and crew of the four aircraft, workers and visitors in the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, rescue workers, and bystanders: Now, therefore, be it Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That it is the sense of the Congress that-- (1) in response to the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001, United States citizens should join together to defend and honor the Nation and its symbols of strength; and (2) for a period of 30 days after the date on which this resolution is agreed to, each United States citizen and every community in the Nation is encouraged to display the flag of the United States at homes, places of work and business, public buildings, and places of worship to remember those individuals who have been lost and to show the solidarity, resolve, and strength of the Nation. Attest: Clerk of the House of Representatives. Attest: Secretary of the Senate.