H.Con.Res. 131: Directing the Architect of the Capitol to engrave the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and the National Motto of "In God We Trust" in the Capitol Visitor Center

H.Con.Res. 131

Directing the Architect of the Capitol to engrave the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and the National Motto of "In God We Trust" in the Capitol Visitor Center

Date
June 23, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

H.Con.Res. 131 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. The bill was introduced by Rep. Lundgren (R-CA) on May 20, 2009, and referred to the Committee on House Administration, which reported the bill by voice vote on June 10, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.Con.Res. 131 would require the Architect of the Capitol to engrave the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and the National Motto of "In God we trust" in the Capitol Visitor Center.

Cost

According to CBO, H.Con.Res. 131 would cost less than $100,000 to implement.