PUBLIC LAW 107-293—NOV. 13, 2002 116 STAT. 2061
- "§ 302. National motto
" In God we trust' is the national motto.". (b) CODIFICATION. — In codifying this subsection, the Office of the Law Revision Counsel shall make no change in section 302, title 36, United States Code, but shall show in the historical and statutory notes that the 107th Congress reaffirmed the exact language that has appeared in the Motto for decades. Approved November 13, 2002. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—S. 2690: HOUSE REPORTS: No. 107-659 (Comm. on the Judiciary). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 148 (2002): June 27, considered and passed Senate. Oct. 7, 8, considered and passed House, amended. Oct. 17, Senate concurred in House amendment.