H.Res. 279 (112th): Raising awareness of the risk of internal bleeding for patients taking anti-coagulant drugs.


May 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ben Chandler
Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district


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Last Updated: May 25, 2011
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5/25/2011--Introduced.Declares that the House of Representatives seeks to raise public awareness of the risks associated with anticoagulant medications.Encourages pharmaceutical manufacturers and health care providers to properly communicate the risk of ...

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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 279” means this is a House 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.

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May 25, 2011


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