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Introduced in House (05/16/2000)

Honors the service and sacrifice during periods of war by members of the U.S. merchant marine.

Recognizes the critical role played by vessels of the U.S. merchant marine fleet, such as the S.S. LANE VICTORY, in transporting equipment, supplies, and personnel necessary to support war efforts.

Calls for ceremonies and activities to recognize and commemorate the U.S. merchant marine.