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Official Titles

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Official Title as Introduced

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States giving Congress power to prohibit the physical desecration of the flag of the United States.

Actions Overview (1)

04/30/2009Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

06/12/2009Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
04/30/2009Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/30/2009Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (84)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Marshall, Jim [D-GA-8]* 04/30/2009
Rep. Brown, Henry E., Jr. [R-SC-1]* 04/30/2009
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6]* 04/30/2009
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-15]* 04/30/2009
Rep. Gingrey, Phil [R-GA-11]* 04/30/2009
Rep. Skelton, Ike [D-MO-4]* 04/30/2009
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2]* 04/30/2009
Rep. Fallin, Mary [R-OK-5] 05/05/2009
Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] 05/05/2009
Rep. Moran, Jerry [R-KS-1] 05/14/2009
Rep. Fleming, John [R-LA-4] 05/14/2009
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] 05/19/2009
Rep. Michaud, Michael H. [D-ME-2] 05/19/2009
Rep. Miller, Candice S. [R-MI-10] 05/19/2009
Rep. Tiahrt, Todd [R-KS-4] 05/19/2009
Rep. Latham, Tom [R-IA-4] 05/19/2009
Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-7] 05/19/2009
Rep. Young, C. W. Bill [R-FL-10] 05/19/2009
Rep. McIntyre, Mike [D-NC-7] 05/20/2009
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 05/20/2009
Rep. Teague, Harry [D-NM-2] 05/21/2009
Rep. McHugh, John M. [R-NY-23] 05/21/2009
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-3] 05/21/2009
Rep. Biggert, Judy [R-IL-13] 06/02/2009
Rep. Manzullo, Donald A. [R-IL-16] 06/02/2009
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 06/02/2009
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] 06/02/2009
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] 06/02/2009
Rep. Kagen, Steve [D-WI-8] 06/02/2009
Rep. Platts, Todd Russell [R-PA-19] 06/02/2009
Rep. Edwards, Chet [D-TX-17] 06/02/2009
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] 06/02/2009
Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] 06/04/2009
Rep. Neugebauer, Randy [R-TX-19] 06/04/2009
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] 06/04/2009
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 06/04/2009
Rep. Garrett, Scott [R-NJ-5] 06/09/2009
Rep. Forbes, J. Randy [R-VA-4] 06/09/2009
Rep. Lummis, Cynthia M. [R-WY-At Large] 06/11/2009
Rep. Buyer, Steve [R-IN-4] 06/11/2009
Rep. Murphy, Tim [R-PA-18] 06/11/2009
Rep. Boehner, John A. [R-OH-8] 06/11/2009
Rep. Blunt, Roy [R-MO-7] 06/11/2009
Rep. Miller, Gary G. [R-CA-42] 06/16/2009
Rep. Childers, Travis [D-MS-1] 06/16/2009
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1] 06/16/2009
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 06/16/2009
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-9] 06/24/2009
Rep. Carney, Christopher P. [D-PA-10] 06/26/2009
Rep. McCarthy, Carolyn [D-NY-4] 06/26/2009
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 07/07/2009
Rep. Halvorson, Deborah L. [D-IL-11] 07/07/2009
Rep. Murtha, John P. [D-PA-12] 07/08/2009
Rep. Miller, Jeff [R-FL-1] 07/08/2009
Rep. Terry, Lee [R-NE-2] 07/08/2009
Rep. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV-2] 07/09/2009
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 07/14/2009
Rep. Rehberg, Denny [R-MT-At Large] 07/14/2009
Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] 07/14/2009
Rep. Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ-1] 07/28/2009
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-19] 07/28/2009
Rep. Wamp, Zach [R-TN-3] 07/29/2009
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-14] 07/29/2009
Rep. Kline, John [R-MN-2] 07/31/2009
Rep. Price, Tom [R-GA-6] 09/14/2009
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 09/14/2009
Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] 09/14/2009
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 09/17/2009
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4] 09/17/2009
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 09/22/2009
Rep. Lee, Christopher J. [R-NY-26] 09/22/2009
Rep. Herseth Sandlin, Stephanie [D-SD-At Large] 09/29/2009
Rep. Boozman, John [R-AR-3] 09/29/2009
Rep. Mollohan, Alan B. [D-WV-1] 10/06/2009
Rep. Alexander, Rodney [R-LA-5] 10/20/2009
Rep. Minnick, Walter [D-ID-1] 10/20/2009
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3] 11/06/2009
Rep. Tiberi, Patrick J. [R-OH-12] 11/16/2009
Rep. Bachus, Spencer [R-AL-6] 12/09/2009
Rep. Ross, Mike [D-AR-4] 12/09/2009
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 05/28/2010
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 06/14/2010
Rep. Perriello, Thomas S.P. [D-VA-5] 06/14/2010
Rep. McCotter, Thaddeus G. [R-MI-11] 07/20/2010

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary04/30/2009 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties06/12/2009 Referred to

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Subjects (4)

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Introduced in House (04/30/2009)

Constitutional Amendment - Grants Congress the power to prohibit the physical desecration of the U.S. flag.