H. Rept. 115-119 1 (2017-05-15)

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                    115TH CONGRESS                                         REPORT
                       1st Session    HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES             115-119







                                HONORING HOMETOWN HEROES ACT



                      MAY 15, 2017.-Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of
                                       the Union and ordered to be printed



                           Mr. GOODLATTE, from the Committee on the Judiciary,
                                          submitted the following


                                             REPORT

                                           [To accompany H.R. 1892]

                              [Including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office]

                      The Committee on the Judiciary, to whom was referred the bill
                    (H.R. 1892) to amend title 4, United States Code, to provide for the
                    flying of the flag at half-staff in the event of the death of a first
                    responder in the line of duty, having considered the same, report
                    favorably thereon without amendment and recommend that the bill
                    do pass.

                                                 CONTENTS
                                                                                    Page
                    Purpose and Sum m ary  ...........................................................................................  1
                    Background and Need  for the  Legislation  ............................................................  2
                    H earings ...................................................................................................................  2
                    Com m ittee  Consideration  .......................................................................................  2
                    C om m ittee  V otes  ......................................................................................................  2
                    Com m ittee  Oversight Findings  ...............................................................................  2
                    New Budget Authority and Tax Expenditures ......................................................  2
                    Congressional Budget Office  Cost Estimate   ..........................................................  3
                    Duplication  of Federal Program s  ...........................................................................  3
                    Disclosure  of Directed  Rule  M akings  ....................................................................  4
                    Performance Goals  and  Objectives  .........................................................................  4
                    Advisory on  Earm arks  ............................................................................................ .  4
                    Section-by-Section  Analysis  ....................................................................................  4
                    Changes in Existing Law Made by the Bill, as Reported .....................................  4

                                         Purpose and Summary

                      H.R. 1892 expands the existing authority of state governors and
                    the Mayor of the District of Columbia to order that the American
                    flag be flown at half-staff, to include situations involving a line-of-


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