H.Con.Res. 406 (110th): Expressing the sense of Congress that any effort to reengineer the health care system in the United States should incorporate sustainable wellness programs that address the underlying causal factors associated with chronic disease.


Jul 31, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 31, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Langevin

Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

7/31/2008--Introduced.Calls for Congress to ensure that any reengineering of the U.S. health care system:(1) incorporates sustainable wellness programs that address the underlying causal factors of chronic disease;(2) ensures public access ... Read more >

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Jul 31, 2008

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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. 406”). 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.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 58 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 24, 2009

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