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- Summary (CRS)
- 5/26/2011--Introduced.Expresses support for: (1) the designation of National Aphasia Awareness Month; and (2) efforts to increase awareness of aphasia and to make the voices of people with aphasia heard. Read more >
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 25, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 5, 2012
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 285” 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 285 — 112th Congress: Expressing support for designation of June 2011 as “National Aphasia Awareness Month” and supporting efforts .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hres285
“H.Res. 285 — 112th Congress: Expressing support for designation of June 2011 as “National Aphasia Awareness Month” and supporting efforts ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hres285>
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|quote=Expressing support for designation of June 2011 as “National Aphasia Awareness Month” and supporting efforts ...