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Passed House amended (04/27/2009)

Recognizes the 144-year anniversary of the explosion of the steamboat ship SS Sultana on the Mississippi River on April 27, 1865.

Honors the memory of the Union soldiers and other passengers who lost their lives in the disaster.

Regrets the lack of military and civilian oversight that led to the explosion and tremendous loss of life.

Rededicates the honoring of all of our veterans and military families with the highest level of support in quality resources, equipment, and services.