Summary: H.R.2216 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2216. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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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.