H.Res. 339 (112th): Expressing support for designation of September as National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month.


Jul 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Marcia Fudge

Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/7/2011--Introduced.Expresses support for the designation of National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month.Recognizes the importance of preventing childhood obesity and decreasing its prevalence in the United States. Read more >

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Jul 7, 2011

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 339”). 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.


17 cosponsors (16D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Res. 341 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Sep 11, 2013

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