Text: S.J.Res.276 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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SJ 276 RFH
102d CONGRESS
2d Session
S. J. RES. 276
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 6, 1992
Referred to the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service
JOINT RESOLUTION
To designate May 1992, as `Older Americans Month'.
Whereas older Americans have contributed many years of service to their
families, their communities, and the Nation;
Whereas the population of the United States is comprised of a large percentage
of older Americans representing a wealth of knowledge and experience;
Whereas older Americans should be acknowledged for the contributions older
Americans continue to make to their communities and the Nation; and
Whereas many States and communities acknowledge older Americans during the
month of May: Now, therefore, be it
  Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States
  of America in Congress assembled, That, in recognition of the traditional
  designation of the month of May as `Older Americans Month', and the repeated
  expression by the Congress of appreciation and respect for the achievements
  of older Americans and of a desire that older Americans continue to play an
  active role in the life of the Nation, the month of May, 1992, is designated
  as `Older Americans Month' and the President is authorized and requested
  to issue a proclamation calling on the people of the United States to
  observe the month with appropriate programs, ceremonies, and activities.
Passed the Senate May 5 (legislative day, March 26), 1992.
Attest:
WALTER J. STEWART,
Secretary.

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