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Apr 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on April 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 21, 2009
Length: 3 pages
4/21/2009--Introduced.Recognizes that prostate cancer has created a health crisis for African American men. Urges federal agencies to designate additional funds for research and education, awareness, and early detection efforts at ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 288 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 313 (112th).
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 346”). 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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