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

Introduced:

Jul 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

John Kerry
Senator from Massachusetts
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

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 ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 800 (Related)
Expressing support for designation of November 2012 as Stomach Cancer Awareness Month.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

S.Res. 526 (Related)
A resolution designating November 2012 as “Stomach Cancer Awareness Month” and supporting efforts to ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 245” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jul 29, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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