H.R.2216 - To provide for greater recognition of Veterans Day each year.108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Baca, Joe [D-CA-43] (Introduced 05/22/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/22/2003 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2216 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/22/2003)
Encourages: (1) Americans to demonstrate their support for veterans on Veterans Day by treating that day as a special day of reflection; (2) houses of worship and other institutions to ring bells at 11:00 AM on such Day; and (3) people to then observe a moment of reflection in recognition of veterans.
Authorizes and requests the President to issue a proclamation each year in connection with the observance of Veterans Day calling on Americans to observe it with appropriate ceremonies and activities.