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S.Res. 338 (ats) Relative to the death of the Honorable Paul Coverdell, a Senator from the State of Georgia. [Agreed to Senate] ...
S. RES. 337
Expressing the appreciation of the Senate for the Paralyzed Veterans of
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
April 8, 2004
Ms. Murkowski (for herself, Mr. Specter, Mr. Graham of Florida, Mr.
Miller, Mr. Campbell, Mrs. Murray, Mr. Graham of South Carolina, Mr.
Akaka, Mr. Nelson of Nebraska, Mr. Bond, Mr. Coleman, Mr. Bunning, and
Mr. Stevens) submitted the following resolution; which was considered
and agreed to
Expressing the appreciation of the Senate for the Paralyzed Veterans of
Whereas for 58 years Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), a veterans service
organization chartered by Congress, has served the needs of its members,
veterans of the Armed Forces who have experienced spinal cord injury or
Whereas Paralyzed Veterans of America, with 34 chapters and 6 subchapters, has a
stated mission to be a leading advocate for quality health care for its
members through the health care system of the Department of Veterans
Affairs, the Department network of Spinal Cord Injury Centers, and other
private and public health care providers;
Whereas Paralyzed Veterans of America, with 57 service offices and a network of
service officers, has helped its members and hundreds of thousands of
other veterans receive the benefits and health care they have earned
through service in the Armed Forces;
Whereas Paralyzed Veterans of America is a leader in medical and prosthetic
research, funding two research foundations that investigate a broad
spectrum of neurological science to seek a cure for spinal cord injury
as well as breakthroughs in rehabilitation to improve the quality of
life of all Americans with spinal cord injury or dysfunction;
Whereas Paralyzed Veterans of America is a leading advocate within the veterans
community in the Nation's capital, making certain the needs of its
members are recognized by Congress and the Executive Branch of the
Whereas the Advocacy Program of Paralyzed Veterans of America joins the
disability community in seeking to ensure civil rights and access to
transportation, housing, and the physical environment for individuals
with disabilities in order to maximize the independence of all Americans
Whereas through its architecture programs, Paralyzed Veterans of America is a
leading force in barrier-free design, serving as consultant in the
public and private sector to ensure a barrier-free physical environment
for all Americans with disabilities;
Whereas Paralyzed Veterans of America has one of the Nation's largest wheelchair
sports programs, fostering a wide range of sporting, indoor, and outdoor
recreational events to encourage physical activity and comradeship so
vital to the ongoing rehabilitation of its members;
Whereas Paralyzed Veterans of America is designating the week of April 11
through 17, 2004, as Paralyzed Veterans of America Awareness Week in
order to support a wide variety of programs designated to highlight the
services it provides nationwide and promote recognition of the sacrifice
its members have made on behalf of a grateful Nation: Now therefore be
Resolved, That the Senate--
(1) salutes Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) during
Paralyzed Veterans of America Awareness Week, the week of April
11 through 17, 2004; and
(2) encourages all Americans to acknowledge and express
their appreciation for the past and on-going contributions of
Paralyzed Veterans of America to disabled veterans and to all
other Americans with disabilities.
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