S.Res.548 - A resolution designating the week beginning September 9, 2012, as "National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week".112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Nelson, Ben [D-NE] (Introduced 09/11/2012)|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/11/2012 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6238-6239; text as passed Senate: CR S6238; text of measure as introduced: CR S6109-6110) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.548 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (09/11/2012)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Designates the week beginning September 9, 2012, as National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week.
Recognizes the dedication and vital role of direct support professionals, direct care workers, personal assistants, personal attendants, in-home support workers, and paraprofessionals in enhancing the lives of individuals with disabilities. Commends such persons as integral participants in the long-term support and services system of the United States.