S.Res. 245 (112th): A resolution designating November 2011 as “Stomach Cancer Awareness Month” and supporting efforts to educate the public about stomach cancer.


Jul 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 29, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2011
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Summary (CRS)

7/29/2011--Introduced.Designates November 2011 as Stomach Cancer Awareness Month.Expresses support for efforts to educate the people of the United States about stomach cancer.Recognizes the need for additional research into early diagnosis ... Read more >

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Jul 29, 2011

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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 245”). 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.


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H.Res. 800 (Related)
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Last Action: Jul 24, 2012

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