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Second Regular Session
Sixty-first General Assembly
LLS NO. R980796.01 EBD
STATE OF COLORADO
BY SENATORS Powers, Bishop, and Norton;
also REPRESENTATIVE Owen.
SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 98-005
MEMORIALIZING THE PRESIDENT AND THE CONGRESS TO ENACT
LEGISLATION TO RENAME THE WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT AS THE "RONALD
REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT".
WHEREAS, Legislation has been introduced in the United
States House of Representatives (H.R. 2625) and the United States
Senate (S. 1297) to rename the Washington National Airport
as the "Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport";
WHEREAS, This federal legislation is intended to
honor one of the greatest and most loved presidents of the United
WHEREAS, President Ronald Reagan left the United
States and the world a legacy of prosperity and freedom; and
WHEREAS, Naming the gateway to the nation's capital
after President Ronald Reagan is a fitting tribute to his contributions
to our nation and to the world; and
WHEREAS, This dedication should be completed in honor
of President Reagan's eightyseventh birthday on February
Be It Resolved by the Senate of the Sixtyfirst
General Assembly of the State of Colorado, the House of Representatives
That we, the members of the Colorado General Assembly,
encourage the President and the Congress of the United States
to enact legislation to rename the Washington National Airport
as the "Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport".
Be it further resolved That the Secretary of the Senate transmit copies of this resolution to the President of the United States, the VicePresident of the United States, the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, and to each member of the Colorado delegation to the Congress of the United States.