S.J.Res.192 - A joint resolution to designate October 1994 as "Crime Prevention Month".103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kohl, Herb [D-WI] (Introduced 05/18/1994)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 08/16/1994 Held at the desk. (All Actions)|
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Text: S.J.Res.192 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)
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Engrossed in Senate (08/12/1994)
[Congressional Bills 103th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [S.J. Res. 192 Engrossed in Senate (ES)] 103d CONGRESS 2d Session S. J. RES. 192 _______________________________________________________________________ JOINT RESOLUTION To designate October 1994 as ``Crime Prevention Month''. 103d CONGRESS 2d Session S. J. RES. 192 _______________________________________________________________________ JOINT RESOLUTION To designate October 1994 as ``Crime Prevention Month''. Whereas crime prevention improves the quality of life in every community; Whereas crime prevention is a cost-effective answer to the problems caused by crime, drug abuse, and fear of crime; Whereas crime prevention is central to a sound criminal justice system at Federal, State, and local levels; Whereas millions of United States citizens have demonstrated that by working together, they can reduce crime, drug abuse, and fear of crime; Whereas all people of the United States, from preschoolers to senior citizens, can help themselves, their families, and their neighborhoods prevent crime and build safer, more caring communities; Whereas it is important to honor annually those individuals throughout society who work to prevent crime and to build and sustain communities; and Whereas the National Citizens' Crime Prevention Campaign (featuring McGruff the Crime Dog and sponsored by the Department of Justice, the Crime Prevention Coalition, and the National Crime Prevention Council) encourages effective partnerships to reduce crime and to improve life throughout the Nation: Now, therefore, be it Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That October 1994 is designated ``Crime Prevention Month'', and the President is authorized and requested to issue a proclamation calling upon the people of the United States to observe the month with appropriate ceremonies and activities. Passed the Senate August 12 (legislative day, August 11), 1994. Attest: Secretary.