Bill Text — Aug 1, 2012
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Aug 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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 ... Read more >
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Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 529 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.Res. 753 (112th).
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 753”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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