H.Res.544 - Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require a reading of the names of members of the Armed Forces who died in the previous month as a result of combat.115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-17] (Introduced 09/28/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Rules|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Rules. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
Summary: H.Res.544 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/28/2017)
Amends Rule XIV (Order and Priority of Business) of the Rules of the House of Representatives to require (on the first legislative day of each month) a reading of the names of members of the Armed Forces who died in the previous month as a result of combat.
Prohibits the Speaker of the House from reading the name of any such member if any family member informs the Speaker that he or she does not wish to have the name of that individual read.