Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed House without amendment (12/17/2007)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Honors the citizens of the Pacific Northwest for their courage in facing the storm and efforts in helping their neighbors in a time of great need.

Honors the National Weather Service, state and local police officers, fire fighters, local rescue personnel, other first responders, and amateur radio operators for their efforts in the face of the severe storm.

Extends the thoughts and prayers of the U.S. House of Representatives to those whose lives have been devastated, and who have lost their housing, transportation, communications, water, heat, or electricity.

Extends its profound and deepest sympathies to the families and friends of those who perished.