H.J.Res.94 - To designate the week beginning April 18, 1993, and the week beginning April 17, 1994, each as "National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week".103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jacobs, Andrew, Jr. [D-IN-10] (Introduced 02/03/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Post Office and Civil Service|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/03/1993 Referred to the House Committee on Post Office and Civil Service. (All Actions)|
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[Congressional Bills 103th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.J. Res. 94 Introduced in House (IH)] 103d CONGRESS 1st Session H. J. RES. 94 To designate the week beginning April 18, 1993, and the week beginning April 17, 1994, each as ``National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week''. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES February 3, 1993 Mr. Jacobs (for himself, Mrs. Roukema, Mr. Ackerman, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Slattery, Mr. Doolittle, Mr. Kasich, Mr. Lipinski, Mr. Myers of Indiana, Mr. McCloskey, Mr. Waxman, Mr. Rangel, Mr. Stark, Mr. Quillen, Mr. Dellums, Mr. Spence, Mr. Walsh, Mr. Kleczka, Mr. Sanders, Mr. Bateman, Mr. Bartlett of Maryland, Mr. Hayes, Mr. McHugh, Mrs. Byrne, Mr. Hochbrueckner, Mr. Andrews of Maine, Mr. Skeen, Mr. LaFalce, Mr. Conyers, Mr. Valentine, Mr. Frost, Mr. Royce, Mr. Clayton, Mr. Deutsch, Mr. Fazio, Mr. Hughes, Mrs. Bentley, Mr. Burton of Indiana, Mr. Lancaster, Mr. Scott, Mr. Moran, Mr. Blackwell, Ms. Pelosi, Mr. Bilbray, Mr. Bliley, Mrs. Meek, and Mr. DeFazio, introduced the following joint resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service _______________________________________________________________________ JOINT RESOLUTION To designate the week beginning April 18, 1993, and the week beginning April 17, 1994, each as ``National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week''. Whereas a new patient is added to the national patient waiting list for an organ transplant every 20 minutes; Whereas thousands of lives are saved or significantly improved annually by organ and tissue transplantation; and Whereas increasing the number of transplantable organs and tissues would save American taxpayers millions of dollars: Now, therefore, be it Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the week beginning April 18, 1993, and the week beginning April 17, 1994, are each designated ``National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week'', and the President is authorized and requested to issue a proclamation calling upon the people of the United States to observe such weeks with appropriate programs, ceremonies, and activities. <all>