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Public Papers - 1991

Appendix D -- Acts Approved by the President

H.J. Res. 77 / Public Law 102 - 1

Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution

Approved January 30

H.R. 4 / Public Law 102 - 2

To extend the time for performing certain acts under the internal revenue laws for individuals performing services as part of the Desert Shield Operation

Approved February 6

H.R. 3 / Public Law 102 - 3

Veterans' Compensation Amendments of 1991

H.R. 556 / Public Law 102 - 4

Agent Orange Act of 1991

Approved February 15

H.J. Res. 30 / Public Law 102 - 5

To designate February 7, 1991, as ``National Girls and Women in Sports Day''

Approved March 1

S.J. Res. 76 / Public Law 102 - 6

Commending the Peace Corps and the current and former Peace Corps volunteers on the thirtieth anniversary of the establishment of the Peace Corps

Approved March 5

S.J. Res. 51 / Public Law 102 - 7

To designate the week beginning March 4, 1991, as ``Federal Employees Recognition Week''

Approved March 8

S.J. Res. 55 / Public Law 102 - 8

Commemorating the two hundredth anniversary of United States-Portuguese diplomatic relations

Approved March 11

S.J. Res. 58 / Public Law 102 - 9

To designate March 4, 1991, as ``Vermont Bicentennial Day''

Approved March 12

S. 379 / Public Law 102 - 10

National and Community Service Technical Amendments Act of 1991

S.J. Res. 84 / Public Law 102 - 11

Disapproving the action of the District of Columbia Council in approving the Schedule of Heights Amendment Act of 1990

Approved March 18

H.R. 555 / Public Law 102 - 12

Soldiers' and Sailors' Civil Relief Act Amendments of 1991

H.J. Res. 98 / Public Law 102 - 13

Designating March 4 through 10, 1991, as ``National School Breakfast Week''

Approved March 20

H.J. Res. 104 / Public Law 102 - 14

To designate March 26, 1991, as ``Education Day, U.S.A.''

Approved March 21

H.J. Res. 133 / Public Law 102 - 15

Authorizing and requesting the President to designate the second full week in March 1991 as ``National Employ the Older Worker Week''

Approved March 22

H.R. 180 / Public Law 102 - 16

To amend title 38, United States Code, with respect to veterans education and employment programs, and for other purposes

H.J. Res. 167 / Public Law 102 - 17

Designating June 14, 1991, and June 14, 1992, each as ``Baltic Freedom Day''

Approved March 23

S. 419 / Public Law 102 - 18

Resolution Trust Corporation Funding Act of 1991

Approved March 25

S.J. Res. 59 / Public Law 102 - 19

Designating March 25, 1991, as ``Greek Independence Day: A National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy''

Approved March 27

H.R. 1176 / Public Law 102 - 20

Foreign Relations Persian Gulf Conflict Emergency Supplemental Authorization Act, Fiscal Year, 1991

Approved March 28

H.R. 1284 / Public Law 102 - 21

Emergency Supplemental Assistance for Israel Act of 1991

H.R. 1316 / Public Law 102 - 22

Performance Management and Recognition System Amendments of 1991

S.J. Res. 53 / Public Law 102 - 23

To designate April 9, 1991 and April 9, 1992, as ``National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day''

S.J. Res. 83 / Public Law 102 - 24

Entitled ``National Day of Prayer and Thanksgiving''

Approved April 6

S. 725 / Public Law 102 - 25

Persian Gulf Conflict Supplemental Authorization and Personnel Benefits Act of 1991

Approved April 9

H.R. 1285 / Public Law 102 - 26

Higher Education Technical Amendments of 1991

Approved April 10

H.R. 1281 / Public Law 102 - 27

Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Consequences of Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm, Food Stamps, Unemployment Compensation Administration, Veterans Compensation and Pensions, and Other Urgent Needs Act of 1991

H.R. 1282 / Public Law 102 - 28

Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1991

Approved April 18

H.J. Res. 222 / Public Law 102 - 29

To provide for a settlement of the railroad labor-management disputes between certain railroads represented by the National Carriers' Conference Committee of the National Railway Labor Conference and certain of their employees

H.J. Res. 134 / Public Law 102 - 30

To designate the weeks of April 14 through 21, 1991, and May 3 through 10, 1992, as ``Jewish Heritage Week''

H.J. Res. 197 / Public Law 102 - 31

To designate the week of April 15 through 21, 1991, as ``National Education First Week''

Approved April 23

S. 534 / Public Law 102 - 32

To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, and to provide for the production of bronze duplicates of such medal for sale to the public

S. 565 / Public Law 102 - 33

To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to General Colin L. Powell, and to provide for the production of bronze duplicates of such medal for sale to the public

S.J. Res. 119 / Public Law 102 - 34

To designate April 22, 1991, as ``Earth Day'' to promote the preservation of the global environment

Approved April 24

S.J. Res. 16 / Public Law 102 - 35

Designating the Week of April 21 - 27, 1991, as ``National Crime Victims' Rights Week''

Approved April 26

H.J. Res. 218 / Public Law 102 - 36

To designate the week beginning April 21, 1991, and the week beginning April 19, 1992, each as ``National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week''

S.J. Res. 64 / Public Law 102 - 37

To authorize the President to proclaim the last Friday of April 1991, as ``National Arbor Day''

Approved May 3

S.J. Res. 98 / Public Law 102 - 38

To express appreciation for the benefit brought to the Nation by Amtrak during its twenty years of existence

S.J. Res. 102 / Public Law 102 - 39

Designating the second week in May 1991 as ``National Tourism Week''

Approved May 7

H.R. 598 / Public Law 102 - 40

Department of Veterans Affairs Health-Care Personnel Act of 1991

Approved May 8

H.J. Res. 214 / Public Law 102 - 41

Recognizing the Astronauts Memorial at the John F. Kennedy Space Center as the national memorial to astronauts who die in the line of duty

Approved May 14

H.J. Res. 173 / Public Law 102 - 42

To designate May 1991 and May 1992 as ``Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month''

H.J. Res. 194 / Public Law 102 - 43

Designating May 12, 1991, as ``Infant Mortality Awareness Day''

Approved May 15

H.J. Res. 109 / Public Law 102 - 44

Designating each of the weeks beginning May 12, 1991, and May 10, 1992, as ``Emergency Medical Services Week''

Approved May 17

H.R. 2122 / Public Law 102 - 45

Emergency Supplemental Persian Gulf Refugee Assistance Act of 1991

S. 258 / Public Law 102 - 46

To correct an error in the Solar, Wind, Waste, and Geothermal Power Production Incentives Law of 1990

Approved May 20

H.J. Res. 154 / Public Law 102 - 47

Designating the month of May 1991, as ``National Foster Care Month''

Approved May 21

S.J. Res. 134 / Public Law 102 - 48

Designating May 22, 1991, as ``National Desert Storm Reservists Day''

Approved May 22

S.J. Res. 127 /Public Law 102 - 49

To designate the month of May 1991, as ``National Huntington's Disease Awareness Month''

Approved May 24

S. 248 / Public Law 102 - 50

Niobrara Scenic River Designation Act of 1991

Approved May 29

H.J. Res. 141 / Public Law 102 - 51

Designating the week beginning May 13, 1991, as ``National Senior Nutrition Week''

Approved June 6

H.R. 2127 / Public Law 102 - 52

Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1991

Approved June 10

H.R. 831 / Public Law 102 - 53

To designate the Owens Finance Station of the United States Postal Service in Cleveland, Ohio, as the ``Jesse Owens Building of the United States Postal Service''

Approved June 13

H.R. 232 / Public Law 102 - 54

To amend title 38, United States Code, with respect to veterans programs for housing and memorial affairs, and for other purposes

H.R. 2251 / Public Law 102 - 55

Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations From Contributions of Foreign Governments And/Or Interest for Humanitarian Assistance to Refugees and Displaced Persons In and Around Iraq as a Result of the Recent Invasion of Kuwait and for Peacekeeping Activities and Other Urgent Needs Act of 1991

H.J. Res. 219 / Public Law 102 - 56

To designate the week beginning June 9, 1991, as ``National Scleroderma Awareness Week''

Approved June 18

H.J. Res. 91 / Public Law 102 - 57

Designating June 10 through 16, 1991, as ``Pediatric AIDS Awareness Week''

H.R. 971 / Public Law 102 - 58

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 630 East 105th Street, Cleveland, Ohio, as the ``Luke Easter Post Office''

S. 483 / Public Law 102 - 59

Entitled the ``Taconic Mountains Protection Act of 1991''

S.J. Res. 111 / Public Law 102 - 60

Marking the seventy-fifth anniversary of chartering by Act of Congress of the Boy Scouts of America

Approved June 19

S. 292 / Public Law 102 - 61

Saguaro National Monument Expansion Act of 1991

Approved June 27

S. 64 / Public Law 102 - 62

Education Council Act of 1991

Approved June 28

S.J. Res. 159 / Public Law 102 - 63

To designate the month of June 1991, as ``National Forest System Month''

S. 909 / Public Law 102 - 64

Semiconductor International Protection Extension Act of 1991

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