H.R.113: All-American Flag Act

About This Bill

Bill Summary

All-American Flag Act This bill prohibits agencies from using funds to procure a U.S. flag unless such flag has been manufactured in the United States from materials that have been U.S. grown, produced, or manufactured. The bill specifies exceptions to this prohibition, including an exception if flags of satisfactory quality and sufficient quantity cannot be procured as needed at market prices.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 16
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Jan. 15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Jan. 15
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
Jan. 15
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 113.
Jan. 15
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Jan. 15
Mr. Cummings moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Jan. 15

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H566)

Jan. 15
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H566-567)
Jan. 3
Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
Jan. 3
Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
Jan. 3

Introduced in the House by Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.)

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