H.Res.1355 - Expressing support for designation of Disability Pride Day and recognizing that all people, including those living with disabilities, have the right, responsibility, and ability to be active, contributing members of our society and fully engaged as citizens.110th Congress (2007-2008)
Summary: H.Res.1355 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)
Passed House without amendment (07/23/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Supports the goals and ideals of Disability Pride Day.
Acknowledges the efforts of the city of Chicago's 5th Annual Disability Pride Parade organizers to raise awareness concerning the value of people with disabilities.
Invites the Nation to join in celebrating the pride, the power, and the potential of people with disabilities by celebrating Disability Pride Day.
Urges public officials and the general public to honor Americans with disabilities by educating themselves on ways to support and encourage understanding of persons with disabilities in schools, within the diverse workforce, as well as in our communities.