CELEBRATING THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BIRTH OF JAMES CLEVELAND ``JESSE'' OWENS; Congressional Record Vol. 160, No. 155
(Senate - December 16, 2014)

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   CELEBRATING THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BIRTH OF JAMES CLEVELAND 
                            ``JESSE'' OWENS

  Mr. PRYOR. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Judiciary 
Committee be discharged from further consideration of S. Res. 226, and 
the Senate proceed to its consideration.
  The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered.
  The clerk will report the resolution by title.
  The assistant legislative clerk read as follows:

       A resolution (S. Res. 226) celebrating the 100th 
     anniversary of the birth of James Cleveland ``Jesse'' Owens.

  There being no objection, the Senate proceeded to consider the 
resolution.
  Mr. PRYOR. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the resolution 
be agreed to, the Brown amendment to the preamble be agreed to, the 
preamble, as amended, be agreed to, and the motions to reconsider be 
considered made and laid upon the table with no intervening action or 
debate.
  The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered.
  The resolution (S. Res. 226) was agreed to.
  The amendment (No. 4126) was agreed to, as follows:

                    (Purpose: To amend the preamble)

       In the 12th whereas clause of the preamble, strike 
     ``President Franklin D. Roosevelt'' and all that follows 
     through ``President Dwight D. Eisenhower'' and insert ``the 
     32nd President of the United States or the 33rd President of 
     the United States, but was later recognized in 1955 by the 
     34th President of the United States''.
       In the 15th whereas clause of the preamble, strike 
     ``President Gerald R. Ford'' and all that follows through 
     ``President George H.W. Bush'' and insert ``the 38th 
     President of the United States in 1976 and the Living Legend 
     Award by the 39th President of the United States in 1979, and 
     was posthumously awarded the Congressional Gold Medal by the 
     41st President of the United States''.

  The preamble, as amended, was agreed to.
  The resolution and preamble, as amended, is as follows:
  (The resolution will be printed in a future edition of the Record.)

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