H.Con.Res.177 - Raising the awareness of the need for crime prevention in communities across the country and expressing support for designation of October 1, 2009, through October 3, 2009, as "Celebrate Safe Communities" Week, and October as "Crime Prevention Month".111th Congress (2009-2010)
Summary: H.Con.Res.177 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
Passed House without amendment (10/28/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Expresses support for the designation of Celebrate Safe Communities Week and for Crime Prevention Month.
Commends the efforts of local law enforcement agencies and their community partners in the fight against crime.
Encourages the National Sheriffs' Association and the National Crime Prevention Council to continue to promote action to reduce crime and build safer communities.
Encourages government agencies, civil groups, schools, businesses, and youth organizations to educate the public, showcase their accomplishments, and explore new partnerships during Crime Prevention Month.