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      house Committees
      House Committee on Rules
    IntroducedNovember 14th, 2013

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Official Title

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 operations.

Summary

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 operations. Prohibits the Speaker of the House from reading the name of any such member if any family member informs the Speaker that they do not wish to have the name of that individual read.

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