S.Res. 235 (112th): A resolution designating 2011 as “The Year of the Family Caregiver”.

Jul 21, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 21, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 21, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Jul 21, 2011
Agreed To
Jul 21, 2011
Barbara Mikulski
Senior Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated
Jul 21, 2011
2 pages

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7/21/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.
Recognizes the year 2011 as the 11-year anniversary of the National Family Caregiver Support Program. Applauds the Administration on Aging and national and community based organizations that support family caregivers, as well as the family, friends, partners, and neighbors who provide long-term care services. Designates 2011 as The Year of the Family Caregiver.

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