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Passed House without amendment (01/26/2009)

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

Applauds the skill, quick thinking, and bravery of Captain Chesley B. Sullenberger III and First Officer Jeffrey B. Skiles of U.S. Airways Flight 1549.

Commends the quick response by flight attendants Doreen Welsh, Donna Dent, and Sheila Dail to prepare passengers for impact and rapid evacuation.

Praises the quick response from the boats, first responders, and private citizens that aided in the rescue of the passengers of Fight 1549.