S.J.Res. 259 (100th): A joint resolution designating the week of April 24, 1988, through April 30, 1988, as “National Eating Disorders Awareness Week”.

Introduced:
Feb 18, 1988 (100th Congress, 1987–1988)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.J.Res. 272 (same title)
Passed House — Apr 12, 1988

Sponsor
Barbara Mikulski
Senator from Maryland
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 272 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 12, 1988

 
Status

This resolution was introduced on February 18, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 18, 1988
Referred to Committee Feb 18, 1988
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
27 cosponsors (15R, 12D) (show)
Committees

Senate Judiciary

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S.J.Res. stands for Senate joint resolution.

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2/18/1988--Introduced.
Designates the week of April 24 through April 30, 1988, as National Eating Disorders Awareness Week.

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