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Passed Senate without amendment (11/16/2006)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Designates the week beginning October 15, 2006, as National Character Counts Week. Calls upon the people of the United States and interested groups to: (1) embrace the elements of character identified by local schools and communities, such as trustworthiness, respect, fairness, caring, and citizenship; and (2) observe such week with appropriate ceremonies, programs, and activities.