PUBLIC LAW 102-123—OCT. 9, 1991 105 STAT. 615 President is authorized and requested to issue a proclamation for each such year calling upon Federal, State, and local governments, interested groups and organizations, and the people of the United States to observe each such month with appropriate programs, ceremonies, and activities. Approved October 9, 1991. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—S.J. Res. 172: CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 137 (1991): Sept. 26, considered and passed Senate. Sept. 30, considered and passed House.