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ACR-28 Armed Forces Day.(2013-2014)

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Assembly Concurrent Resolution No. 28

Relative to the Armed Forces.

[ Filed with Secretary of State  May 09, 2013. ]


ACR 28, Nazarian. Armed Forces Day.
This measure would honor and recognize the service and sacrifice made by members of the Armed Forces and their families on the occasion of Armed Forces Day on May 18, 2013.
Fiscal Committee: NO  

WHEREAS, Armed Forces Day was created in 1949 in connection with the consolidation of the military services in the United States Department of Defense; and
WHEREAS, The purpose of Armed Forces Day is to honor the men and women who are serving in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard, including the National Guard and Reserve components; and
WHEREAS, Armed Forces Day is celebrated on the third Saturday in May, which this year is May 18, 2013; and
WHEREAS, Armed Forces Day salutes the veterans of our military, including the 1,430,000 soldfor members of the Armed Forces on Armed Forces Day;
(4) Commends the actions of private citizens and organizations who volunteer to support America’s wounded warriors; and
(5) Expresses the gratitude of the American people to the members of the Armed Forces for their service on behalf of the United States; and be it further
Resolved, That the Chief Clerk of the Assembly transmit copies of this resolution to the author for appropriate distribution.