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Introduced in House (04/04/2017)

Honoring Hometown Heroes Act

This bill authorizes the governor of a state, territory, or possession of the United States or the Mayor of the District of Columbia to proclaim that the U.S. flag shall be flown at half-staff in the event of the death of a first responder (public safety officer) working in such jurisdiction who dies while serving in the line of duty.


Actions Overview (3)

Date
05/18/2017 Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 411 - 1 (Roll no. 266).
05/15/2017 Reported by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 115-119.
04/04/2017 Introduced in House

All Actions (14)

Date Chamber
05/22/2017 Senate Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
05/18/2017-4:28pm House Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
05/18/2017-4:28pm House On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 411 - 1 (Roll no. 266). (text: CR 5/16/2017 H4208)
05/18/2017-4:21pm House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4341-4342)
05/16/2017-4:48pm House At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
05/16/2017-4:35pm House DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1892.
05/16/2017-4:35pm House Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4208-4210)
05/16/2017-4:35pm House Mr. Goodlatte moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
05/15/2017 House Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 72.
05/15/2017 House Reported by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 115-119.
Action By: House Judiciary
05/03/2017 House Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Action By: House Judiciary
05/03/2017 House Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. Markup report CQ
Action By: House Judiciary
04/04/2017 House Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
04/04/2017 House Introduced in House

Titles (4)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House:

Honoring Hometown Heroes Act

Short Titles as Reported to House:

Honoring Hometown Heroes Act

Short Titles as Introduced:

Honoring Hometown Heroes Act

Official Titles:

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced:

To amend title 4, United States Code, to provide for the flying of the flag at half-staff in the event of the death of a first responder in the line of duty.


Subjects (1)


Cosponsors (16)


Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary04/04/2017 Referred to
05/03/2017 Markup by
05/15/2017 Reported by H. Rept. 115-119
Senate Judiciary05/22/2017 Referred to

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