H.Res. 674 (112th): Expressing support for designation of June 2012 as “National Aphasia Awareness Month” and supporting efforts to increase awareness of aphasia.

Introduced:
Jun 05, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Edward “Ed” Markey
Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 05, 2012
Length
3 pages
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011

 
Status

This resolution was introduced on June 5, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 05, 2012
Referred to Committee Jun 05, 2012
 
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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1D, 1R) (show)
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House Energy and Commerce

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6/5/2012--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.

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