S.693: National POW/MIA Flag Act

About This Bill

Bill Summary

National POW/MIA Flag Act The bill changes the days on which the POW/MIA flag is required to be displayed at specified locations to all days on which the U.S. flag is displayed. (Current law requires the POW/MIA flag to be displayed only on Armed Forces Day, Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, National POW/MIA Recognition Day, and Veterans Day.)

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 20
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
May 7
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
May 7
Received in the House.
May 6
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
May 2

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S2624)

May 2

Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2624)

May 2

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

May 2

Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.

May 2

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2624; text: CR S2624)

March 7
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
March 7

Introduced in the Senate by Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.)

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