Measures Introduced: Eight bills and three resolutions were introduced, as follows: S. 2685-2692, S. Res. 317-318, and S. Con. Res. 120.
National Opera: Senate passed H.R. 4542, to designate the Washington Opera in Washington, D.C., as the National Opera, clearing the measure for the President.
Honoring U.S.S. Thresher Casualties: Senate agreed to S. Res. 318, honoring the 129 sailors and civilians lost aboard the U.S.S. Thresher (SSN 593) on April 10, 1963; extending the gratitude of the Nation for their last, full measure of devotion; and acknowledging the contributions of the Naval Submarine Service and the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard to the defense of this Nation.
Organ Procurement Organization Certification Act: Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions was discharged from further consideration of S. 2625, to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise the performance standards and certification process for organ procur
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