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IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 10, 2011
Mr. BENNET (for himself, Mrs. MURRAY, and Mr. MERKLEY) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
Designating March 11, 2011, as `World Plumbing Day'.
Whereas the industry of plumbing plays an important role in safeguarding the public health of the people of the United States and the world;
Whereas 884,000,000 people around the world do not have access to safe drinking water;
Whereas 2,600,000,000 people around the world live without adequate sanitation facilities;
Whereas the lack of sanitation is the largest cause of infection in the world;
Whereas in the developing world, 24,000 children under the age of 5 die every day from preventable causes, such as diarrhea contracted from unclean water;
Whereas safe and efficient plumbing helps save money and reduces future water supply costs and infrastructure costs;
Whereas the installation of modern plumbing systems must be accomplished in a specific, safe manner by trained professionals in order to prevent widespread disease, which can be crippling and deadly to the community;
Whereas the people of the United States rely on plumbing professionals to maintain, repair, and rebuild the aging water infrastructure of the United States; and
Whereas Congress and plumbing professionals across the United States and the world are committed to safeguarding public health: Now, therefore, be it
Resolved, That the Senate designates March 11, 2011, as `World Plumbing Day'.