H.Res. 753 (112th): Recognizing that the occurrence of prostate cancer in African-American men has reached epidemic proportions and urging Federal agencies to address that health crisis by supporting education, awareness outreach, and research specifically focused on how prostate cancer affects African-American men.
Aug 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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- 8/1/2012--Introduced.Recognizes: (1) that prostate cancer has created a health crisis for African-American men; and (2) the importance of health coverage and access to care, as well as promoting informed decisionmaking ...
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Jul 26, 2012
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