S.Res.43 - A resolution recognizing January 2017 as National Mentoring Month.115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Isakson, Johnny [R-GA] (Introduced 02/02/2017)|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/02/2017 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S661; text as passed Senate: CR S660) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.43 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (02/02/2017)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes: (1) January 2017 as National Mentoring Month, and (2) the staff and volunteers at quality mentoring programs who help young people reach their full potential.
Acknowledges that mentoring is beneficial in that it encourages educational achievement and self-confidence, reduces juvenile delinquency, improves life outcomes, and strengthens communities.
Expresses support for: (1) the creation and expansion of quality mentoring programs across the United States, and (2) initiatives to increase the percentage of young people who have a mentor.