S.Res. 243 (112th): A resolution promoting increased awareness, diagnosis, and treatment of atrial fibrillation to address the high morbidity and mortality rates and to prevent avoidable hospitalizations associated with the disease.

Introduced:

Jul 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 29, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 29, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Michael Crapo

Senior Senator from Idaho

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/29/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.Calls for the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to work with leaders in the medical community to explore ways to improve medical research, screening and ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 295 (Related)
Promoting increased awareness, diagnosis, and treatment of atrial fibrillation to address the high morbidity ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 2, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 243” means this is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

History

Introduced
Jul 29, 2011
Agreed To
Jul 29, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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