1998 Regular Session
By: Senator(s) Tollison, Frazier
Senate Resolution 61
A RESOLUTION PROCLAIMING THE MONTH OF MAY AS BETTER HEARING AND SPEECH MONTH.
WHEREAS, Mississippi observes and celebrates Better Hearing and Speech Month each year during the month of May; and
WHEREAS, Mississippi recognizes and values the efforts of all who work to eliminate or minimize the isolating effects of communication disorders in the one in ten families affected by them; and
WHEREAS, those Mississippians who have overcome their communication disabilities through the services of dedicated audiologists and speech-language pathologists; and
WHEREAS, audiology and speech-language pathology services throughout our nation help to enable and empower individuals with communication disorders to lead independent, productive and fulfilling lives; and
WHEREAS, Mississippi is proud and honored to have audiologists and speech-language pathologists offering quality education and health care services to its citizens:
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, That the Mississippi Senate proclaims the month of May as Better Hearing and Speech Month, and we encourage all citizens to recognize the achievements of audiologists and speech-language pathologists in improving the quality of life for people with communication disorders.