H.Res. 336 (112th): Expressing support for designation of September 2011 as “National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month”.

Introduced:
Jun 24, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Randy Neugebauer
Representative for Texas's 19th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jun 24, 2011
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.Res. 787 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 2012

S.Res. 538 (Related)
A resolution designating September 2012 as “National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Aug 01, 2012

 
Status

This resolution was introduced on June 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 24, 2011
Referred to Committee Jun 24, 2011
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (8D, 5R) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

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6/24/2011--Introduced.
Expresses support for the designation of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Declares that steps should be taken to: (1) raise awareness about prostate cancer screening and treatment; (2) support research so that the screening and treatment of prostate cancer may be improved and the causes of, and a cure for, prostate cancer may be discovered; and (3) improve access to, and the quality of, health care services for detecting and treating prostate cancer.

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