Text: S.Con.Res.31 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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--S.Con.Res.31--
S.Con.Res.31
Agreed to June 6, 1989
One Hundred First Congress of the United States of America
AT THE FIRST SESSION
Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday, the third day of January,
one thousand nine hundred and eighty-nine
Concurrent Resolution
Whereas the city of Buffalo has been endorsed by the United States Collegiate
Sports Council to be the United States host city for the 1993 summer World
University Games;
Whereas Buffalo is competing with Shanghai, People's Republic of China,
to host the Games;
Whereas Buffalo, through the Greater Buffalo Athletic Corporation, is applying
to the International University Sports Federation to be the host city for
the 1993 summer World University Games;
Whereas since 1923, the International University Sports Federation, which
organizes, promotes, and administers the World University Games, has been
recognized throughout the world as an outstanding organization dedicated to
international collegiate amateur sports competition;
Whereas the World University Games have a long and demonstrated record as
a premier international amateur sports event, second only to the Olympic games;
Whereas the World University Games exemplify the heritage of peace and good
will associated with amateur sports competition;
Whereas the World University Games would be an exceptional opportunity for
the athletes from the different nations of the world to share their cultures
with each other and the citizens of the United States and New York;
Whereas the summer World University Games have never been held in the
United States;
Whereas the 1993 summer World University Games would bring over 7,000 amateur
athletes and several hundred thousand visitors to the United States: Now,
therefore, be it
 Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring), That
 the Congress--
 (1) supports the application of the Greater Buffalo Athletic Corporation
 to have Buffalo, New York, host the 1993 summer World University Games;
 (2) urges the Secretary of State to provide assistance, if the 1993 summer
 World University Games are held in Buffalo, to the organizers of the Games
 by implementing special ease-of-entry procedures for the foreign athletes
 competing in the Games;
 (3) supports the efforts of New York, the Greater Buffalo Athletic
 Corporation, and community leaders to ensure that the highest caliber
 athletic facilities are made available for the 1993 summer World University
 Games if they are held in Buffalo.
Attest:
Secretary of the Senate.
Attest:
Clerk of the House of Representatives. is applying to the International
University Sports Federation to be the host city for the 1993 summer World
University Games;
Whereas since 1923, the International University Sports Federation, which
organizes, promotes, and administers the World University Games, has been
recognized throughout the world as an outst

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