H.Con.Res.159 - Recognizing the sacrifices being made by the families of members of the Armed Forces and supporting the designation of a week as National Military Families Week.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Boozman, John [R-AR-3] (Introduced 05/19/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/10/2005 Message on Senate action sent to the House. (All Actions)|
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[Congressional Bills 109th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office] [H. Con. Res. 159 Enrolled Bill (ENR)] H.Con.Res.159 Agreed to June 9, 2005 One Hundred Ninth Congress of the United States of America AT THE FIRST SESSION Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday, the fourth day of January, two thousand and five Concurrent Resolution Whereas the people of the United States have a sincere appreciation for the sacrifices being made by the families of members of the Armed Forces while their loved ones are deployed in the service of their country; Whereas military families face unique challenges while their loved ones are deployed because of the lengthy and dangerous nature of these deployments; Whereas the strain on military family life is further increased when these deployments become more frequent; Whereas military families on the home front remain resilient because of their comprehensive and responsive support system; Whereas the brave members of the Armed Forces who have defended the United States since September 11, 2001, continue to have incredible, unending support from their families; and Whereas the week of June 12, 2005, has been proposed to be designated as National Military Families Week: Now, therefore, be it Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That the Congress-- (1) recognizes the sacrifices of military families and the support they provide for their loved ones serving as members of the Armed Forces; and (2) supports the designation of a week as National Military Families Week. Attest: Clerk of the House of Representatives. Attest: Secretary of the Senate.