H.Con.Res. 228 (109th): Supporting the observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and for other purposes.


Jul 28, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 28, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Katherine Harris

Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2005
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7/28/2005--Introduced.Expresses support for the observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month to provide a special opportunity to offer education on the importance of monthly breast self-examinations and annual mammograms. Recognizes breast ... Read more >

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Jul 28, 2005

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 228”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


91 cosponsors (69D, 22R) (show)
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Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 476 (identical)

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Last Action: Sep 19, 2006

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