H.Con.Res. 112 (103rd): To express the sense of Congress in support of consumer labeling utilizing an American and foreign flag ...

...program, labeling all goods and services.

103rd Congress, 1993–1994. Text as of Jun 16, 1993 (Introduced).

Status & Summary | PDF | Source: GPO

HCON 112 IH

103d CONGRESS

1st Session

H. CON. RES. 112

To express the sense of Congress in support of consumer labeling utilizing an American and foreign flag program, labeling all goods and services.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

JUNE 16, 1993

Mrs. BENTLEY submitted the following concurrent resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

To express the sense of Congress in support of consumer labeling utilizing an American and foreign flag program, labeling all goods and services.

Whereas it is important to secure American growth in a competitive global economy;

Whereas many Americans would prefer to buy American goods and services;

Whereas a program labeling all goods and services with American flags and foreign flags, provides accessible consumer information to enable citizens to identify products that are made by Americans with parts that are made in America in companies that are American-owned;

Whereas providing this information by utilizing American and foreign flags, enables Americans to buy American products, promotes American enterprises, and helps protect American jobs;

Whereas a program of American and foreign flag labeling empowers industries in the United States by emphasizing the importance of United States product integrity in relation to the future of the economic survival of the United States;

Whereas over two dozen major American companies have begun labeling their products with American flags and foreign flags; and

Whereas South Dakota and Iowa Legislatures have endorsed the concept of consumers utilizing flags: Now, therefore, be it

    Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), It is the sense of Congress in support of consumer labeling utilizing an American and foreign flag program for labeling all goods and services.