S.Res. 655 (111th): A resolution designating November 2010 as “Stomach Cancer Awareness Month” and supporting efforts to educate the public about stomach cancer.


Sep 28, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 28, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 28, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Russell Feingold

Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2010
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Summary (CRS)

9/28/2010--Passed Senate without amendment.Designates November 2010 as Stomach Cancer Awareness Month.Expresses support for efforts to educate the people of the United States about stomach cancer.Recognizes the need for additional research ... Read more >


Sep 28, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 28, 2010
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 655”). 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.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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