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Apr 30, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This resolution was introduced on April 30, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New York
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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2008
Length: 4 pages
4/30/2008--Introduced.Designates April 2008 as National STD Awareness Month. Recognizes the human toll of the STD (sexually transmitted disease) epidemic. Makes the prevention and cure of STDs a higher public health ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 542”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 542 — 110th Congress: A resolution designating April 2008 as “National STD Awareness Month”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sres542
“S.Res. 542 — 110th Congress: A resolution designating April 2008 as “National STD Awareness Month”..” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sres542>
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