S.Res. 236 (112th): A resolution designating September 2011 as National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month.

Introduced:
Jul 21, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Marco Rubio
Junior Senator from Florida
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jul 21, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S.Res. 521 (Related)
A resolution designating September 2012 as “National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 16, 2012

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Jul 21, 2011
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Jul 21, 2011
 
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1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
 
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7/21/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.
Designates September 2011 as National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month.
Expresses support for: (1) research to find better treatments, therapies, and a cure for paralysis; and (2) clinical trials for new therapies for those living with paralysis.
Commends the dedication of organizations, researchers, doctors and people across the United States that are working to improve the quality of life of persons living with paralysis and their families.

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