H.Con.Res. 78 (112th): Supporting the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month.


Sep 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Danny Davis

Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

9/14/2011--Introduced.Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month.Promotes the education of teachers, school nurses, and school personnel in educational strategies such as distance learning and ... Read more >

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Sep 14, 2011

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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. 78”). 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.


26 cosponsors (26D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 186 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Sep 30, 2009

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