H.Res. 171 (112th): Supporting the goals and ideals of National Minority Health Awareness Month in April 2011 in order to bring attention to the severe health disparities faced by minority populations such as American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asians, Blacks or African-Americans, Hispanics or Latinos, and Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders.



Mar 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Brady

Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district



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Mar 15, 2011

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H.Res. 171 (112th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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