Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed House without amendment (11/03/2009)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure..)

Recognizes National Veterans Awareness Week.

Supports the designation of a National Veterans History Project Week.

Calls on the people of the United States to interview at least one veteran in their families or communities according to guidelines provided by the Veterans History Project (a project of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress).

Encourages local, state, and national organizations along with federal, state, city and county governmental institutions to participate in support of the effort to document, preserve, and honor the service of American wartime veterans.