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SENATE RESOLUTION No. ___




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     A SENATE RESOLUTION to express the sincere appreciation of the Senate for the invaluable contribution of the Doctor of the Day program and the Doctors who participate in it.



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Introduced

First Regular Session 117th General Assembly (2011)


SENATE RESOLUTION


     MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:

    A SENATE RESOLUTION to express the sincere appreciation of the Senate for the invaluable contribution of the Doctor of the Day program and the Doctors who participate in it.

    Whereas, The Indiana Academy of Family Physicians and the Indiana State Medical Association have provided an invaluable service to the Indiana Senate and the General Assembly during this legislative session by the operation of the "Doctor of the Day" program;

    Whereas, The Indiana Academy of Family Physicians and the Indiana State Medical Association have provided competent and experienced physicians who have donated their time and expertise by providing on-the-spot medical care to the members and staff of the legislature;

    Whereas, The "Doctor of the Day" program is invaluable in that the presence of a physician contributes to the smooth operation of the Indiana Senate which results in quality legislation on behalf of the citizens of the State of Indiana; and

    Whereas, Each member of this body is appreciative of the

fine efforts of the dedicated physicians who have contributed their services for this program. The security of having a competent physician within steps of the Senate Chamber is of inestimable value to the members of the Senate: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the Senate of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:


    SECTION 1. The Indiana Senate hereby expresses its deepest gratitude to the Indiana Academy of Family Physicians, The Indiana State Medical Association, and the dedicated physicians who participated in the "Doctor of the Day" program during this First Session of the One Hundred Seventeenth Indiana General Assembly. We look forward to a continued relationship with these worthwhile organizations and dedicated individuals.
    SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to the President of the Indiana Academy of Family Physicians, to the Executive Director of the Indiana State Medical Association, and to each of the physicians who participated this session in the "Doctor of the Day" program.