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- 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 >
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Last Action: Apr 22, 2008
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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. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sres542>
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|quote=A resolution designating April 2008 as “National STD Awareness Month”.