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103d CONGRESS
  2d Session
S. J. RES. 206

        Designating September 17, 1994, as ``Constitution Day''.


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                   IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

                June 29 (legislative day, June 7), 1994

 Mr. Wofford introduced the following joint resolution; which was read 
          twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

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                            JOINT RESOLUTION


 
        Designating September 17, 1994, as ``Constitution Day''.

Whereas the Constitution of the United States is the cornerstone of the Nation's 
        system of government under law;
Whereas the Constitution of the United States signifies the importance of the 
        rule of law and affirms the Nation's dedication to the principles of 
        freedom and justice;
Whereas the Constitution of the United States is recognized by many to be the 
        most significant and important document in history for establishing 
        freedom and justice through democracy;
Whereas the Constitution of the United States provides the framework of the 
        Nation's law, spirit, and beliefs;
Whereas the Constitution of the United States deserves the recognition, respect, 
        and reverence of all Americans;
Whereas every American should celebrate the freedom and responsibilities of the 
        Constitution of the United States; and
Whereas the Constitution of the United States was signed on September 17, 1787: 
        Now, therefore, be it
    Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United 
States of America in Congress assembled, That September 17, 1994, is 
designated as ``Constitution Day'', and the President is authorized and 
requested to issue a proclamation calling on the people of the United 
States to observe that day with appropriate ceremonies and activities.
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