H.J.Res. 469 (101st): To designate October 6, 1990, as “German-American Day”.

101st Congress, 1989–1990. Text as of Oct 11, 1990 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

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104 STAT. 898                         PUBLIC LAW 101-413—OCT. 11, 1990
                      Public Law 101-413
                      101st Congress
                                                   Joint Resolution
 Oct. 11,1990                       To designate October 6, 1990, as "German-American Day".
[H.J. Res. 469]
                          Whereas the tricentennial of the arrival of the first German
                            immigrants to the United States was celebrated on October 6,
                          Whereas such day was proclaimed by the President to be German-
                            American Day in honor of the contributions made by German
                            immigrants to the life and culture of the United States;
                          Whereas such contributions should be recognized and celebrated
                            every year; and
                          Whereas the German-American Friendship Garden, symbolic of
                            friendly relations between West Germany and the United States,
                            was dedicated in the District of Columbia on November 15, 1988:
                            Now, therefore, be it
                            Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
                          United States of America in Congress assembled, That October 6,
                          1990, is designated as "(Jerman-American Day". The President is
                          requested to issue a proclamation calling on the people of the United
                          States to observe such day with appropriate ceremonies and
                            Approved October 11, 1990.

                     LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.J. Res. 469 (S.J. Res. 277):
                     <X)NGRESSIONAL RECX)RD. Vol. 136 (1990):
                          July 31, considered and passed House.
                          Sept. 28, considered and passed Senate.

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