H.Res. 285 (112th): Expressing support for designation of June 2011 as “National Aphasia Awareness Month” and supporting efforts to increase awareness of aphasia.
May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Edward “Ed” Markey
Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
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About the resolution
- 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.
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 25, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 5, 2012
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