CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS—SEPT. 5, 2007
121 STAT. 2639
first; and that when the House adjourns on any legislative day from Friday, August 3, 2007, through Wednesday, August 8, 2007, on a motion offered pursuant to this concurrent resolution by its Majority Leader or his designee, it stand adjourned until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 4, 2007, or until the time of any reassembly pursuant to section 2 of this concurrent resolution, whichever occurs first. SEC. 2. The Majority Leader of the Senate and the Speaker of the House, or their respective designees, acting jointly after consultation with the Minority Leader of the Senate and the Minority Leader of the House, shall notify the Members of the Senate and House, respectively, to reassemble at such place and time as they may designate if, in their opinion, the public interest shall warrant it. Agreed to August 3, 2007.
DALAI LAMA, CONGRESSIONAL GOLD MEDAL AWARD CEREMONY—CAPITOL ROTUNDA AUTHORIZATION
Sept. 5, 2007 [H. Con. Res. 196]
Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), SECTION 1. USE OF ROTUNDA FOR GOLD MEDAL CEREMONY FOR DALAI LAMA.
(a) USE OF ROTUNDA.—The Rotunda of the Capitol is authorized to be used on October 17, 2007, for a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal to Tenzin Gyatso, the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, in accordance with Public Law 109–287. (b) PREPARATIONS.—Physical preparations for the ceremony referred to in subsection (a) shall be carried out in accordance with such conditions as the Architect of the Capitol may prescribe. SEC. 2. USE OF CAPITOL GROUNDS IN CONNECTION WITH CEREMONY.
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(a) IN GENERAL.—The International Campaign for Tibet (in this resolution referred to as the ‘‘sponsor’’) shall be permitted to sponsor a public event on the Capitol Grounds (in this resolution referred to as the ‘‘event’’) on October 17, 2007, in connection with the ceremony to be held in the Rotunda of the Capitol under section 1. (b) TERMS AND CONDITIONS.— (1) IN GENERAL.—Under conditions to be prescribed by the Architect of the Capitol and the Capitol Police Board, the event shall be— (A) free of admission charge and open to the public; and (B) arranged not to interfere with the needs of Congress. (2) EXPENSES AND LIABILITIES.—The sponsor shall assume full responsibility for all expenses and liabilities incident to all activities associated with the event. (c) EVENT PREPARATIONS.—Subject to the approval of the Architect of the Capitol, the sponsor is authorized to erect upon the Capitol Grounds such stage, sound amplification devices, and
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