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senate Bill S. 1648

Memorial Day Moment of Silence Act

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      Committee on the Judiciary
    IntroducedNovember 5th, 2013

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Memorial Day Moment of Silence Act

Official Title

A bill to amend title 36, United States Code, to encourage the nationwide observance of two minutes of silence each Memorial Day.


Memorial Day Moment of Silence Act - Directs the President to issue an annual proclamation calling on the people of the United States to observe two minutes of silence on Memorial Day, beginning at 3:00 p.m. Atlantic standard time, in honor of the service and sacrifice of members of the Armed Forces throughout the history of the United States.

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