Senate Bill 4076
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Removing Confederate Names and Symbols from Our Military Act of 2020
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jun 25, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jun 25, 2020
Latest Action
Jun 25, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
4076
Congress
116
Policy Area
Armed Forces and National Security
Armed Forces and National Security
Primary focus of measure is military operations and spending, facilities, procurement and weapons, personnel, intelligence; strategic materials; war and emergency powers; veterans’ issues. Measures concerning alliances and collective security, arms sales and military assistance, or arms control may fall under International Affairs policy area.
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New Hampshire
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New Mexico
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Washington
Wisconsin
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Removing Confederate Names and Symbols from Our Military Act of 2020

This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to remove from its property, and prohibits DOD from using or displaying in the future, any name, symbol, display, monument, or paraphernalia that honors or commemorates the Confederacy or anyone who served voluntarily with the Confederacy. The removal requirement does not apply to grave markers.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
06/25/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.
06/25/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jun 26, 2020 4:42:09 AM
Updated
Jun 11, 2021 10:02:50 PM