H.Res.543 - Expressing support for designation of June as "Home Safety Month".111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Halvorson, Deborah L. [D-IL-11] (Introduced 06/12/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||07/16/2009 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||07/16/2009 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Res.543 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (07/16/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Supports the designation of Home Safety Month.
Recognizes the contributions of: (1) home safety related nonprofit organizations; and (2) the Home Safety Council for introducing www.MySafeHome.org to help adults identify the dangers present in and around the home, and for promoting the Hands on Home Safety Campaign.
Encourages adults, parents, and caregivers to take greater actions to reduce unintentional injuries and educate themselves on the importance of home safety.
Encourages: (1) manufacturers to develop innovative safety products and features to help lessen the number of home injuries and accidents; and (2) local and national government leaders to support funding for critical home safety education programs.