Summary: S.Res.579 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (05/22/2008)

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

Designates the week beginning May 26, 2008, as National Hurricane Preparedness Week.

Encourages people to prepare for the hurricane season and to promote awareness of the dangers of hurricanes.

Recognizes the threats posed by hurricanes and the need for the people to learn more about preparedness to minimize the impacts of, and respond more effectively to, hurricanes.