H.J.Res. 228 (102nd): To designate October 1991 as “National Down’s Syndrome Awareness Month”.

Introduced:

Apr 18, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 18, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Nicholas Mavroules

Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Apr 18, 1991
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
219 cosponsors (146D, 70R, 1I, 1R, 1D) (show)
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Related Bills
S.J.Res. 131 (Related)
A joint resolution designating October 1991 as “National Down Syndrome Awareness Month”.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 28, 1991

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