Chronology: June 14, 2017
U.S. Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., with eight co-sponsors, introduced Senate Joint Resolution (S.J. Res.) 46 on Flag Day, calling to give Congress the authority to prohibit deliberate acts of physical desecration to the U.S. flag. The measure follows introduction of a similar bill in the House on Feb. 2 by Rep. Steve Womack, R-Ark.