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(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on May 15, 2017. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Honoring Hometown Heroes Act

(Sec. 2) 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.

Policy Area

Economics and Public Finance

Legislative Terms

  • academic performance and assessments
  • administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • adoption and foster care
  • advisory bodies
  • afghanistan
  • alternative dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration
  • appropriations
  • arms control and nonproliferation
  • asia
  • assault and harassment offenses
  • atmospheric science and weather
  • aviation and airports
  • banking and financial institutions regulation
  • buy american requirements
  • california
  • cardiovascular and respiratory health
  • caribbean area
  • central intelligence agency (cia)
  • charitable contributions
  • chemical and biological weapons
  • child care and development
  • child health
  • child safety and welfare
  • commemorative events and holidays
  • computers and information technology
  • conflicts and wars
  • congressional oversight
  • correctional facilities and imprisonment
  • crime prevention
  • crime victims
  • crimes against women
  • cuba
  • defense spending
  • department of defense
  • detention of persons
  • digestive and metabolic diseases
  • disability and paralysis
  • disaster relief and insurance
  • domestic violence and child abuse
  • drug therapy
  • drug trafficking and controlled substances
  • drug, alcohol, tobacco use
  • education of the disadvantaged
  • education programs funding
  • educational facilities and institutions
  • educational technology and distance education
  • elementary and secondary education
  • emergency medical services and trauma care
  • employee benefits and pensions
  • employment and training programs
  • europe
  • executive agency funding and structure
  • fires
  • first responders and emergency personnel
  • foreign aid and international relief
  • forests, forestry, trees
  • government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
  • government information and archives
  • government lending and loan guarantees
  • government liability
  • government studies and investigations
  • guam
  • health care costs and insurance
  • health care quality
  • health facilities and institutions
  • health information and medical records
  • health programs administration and funding
  • health promotion and preventive care
  • higher education
  • home and outpatient care
  • homelessness and emergency shelter
  • hospital care
  • housing finance and home ownership
  • idaho
  • illinois
  • income tax credits
  • income tax deductions
  • income tax exclusion
  • indian lands and resources rights
  • indian social and development programs
  • infectious and parasitic diseases
  • intelligence activities, surveillance, classified information
  • intergovernmental relations
  • international law and treaties
  • international monetary system and foreign exchange
  • iran
  • iraq
  • israel
  • jordan
  • kuwait
  • latin america
  • law enforcement officers
  • long-term, rehabilitative, and terminal care
  • manufacturing
  • marriage and family status
  • marshall islands
  • medicaid
  • medical education
  • medicare
  • mental health
  • metals
  • micronesia
  • middle east
  • military assistance, sales, and agreements
  • military command and structure
  • military education and training
  • military facilities and property
  • military medicine
  • military operations and strategy
  • military personnel and dependents
  • military procurement, research, weapons development
  • military readiness
  • minnesota
  • montana
  • national guard and reserves
  • national security agency
  • national symbols
  • nevada
  • new jersey
  • north dakota
  • north korea
  • northern mariana islands
  • nuclear weapons
  • oil and gas
  • oregon
  • pacific ocean
  • pakistan
  • palau
  • performance measurement
  • pornography
  • poverty and welfare assistance
  • prescription drugs
  • presidents and presidential powers, vice presidents
  • public contracts and procurement
  • public-private cooperation
  • research administration and funding
  • research and development
  • right of privacy
  • russia
  • sex and reproductive health
  • sex offenses
  • small business
  • social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations
  • south dakota
  • state and local government operations
  • syria
  • tax treatment of families
  • technology transfer and commercialization
  • teenage pregnancy
  • terrorism
  • trade agreements and negotiations
  • trade restrictions
  • transportation costs
  • u.s. territories and protectorates
  • ukraine
  • unemployment
  • veterans' education, employment, rehabilitation
  • veterans' medical care
  • wages and earnings
  • war and emergency powers
  • washington state
  • youth employment and child labor