S.Res. 548 (112th): A resolution designating the week beginning September 9, 2012, as “National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week”.

Introduced:
Sep 11, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Ben Nelson
Senator from Nebraska
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 11, 2012
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
S.Res. 263 (Related)
A resolution designating the week beginning September 11, 2011, as “National Direct Support Professionals ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 13, 2011

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 11, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Sep 11, 2012
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Sep 11, 2012
 
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1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
 
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9/11/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.
Designates the week beginning September 9, 2012, as National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week.
Recognizes the dedication and vital role of direct support professionals, direct care workers, personal assistants, personal attendants, in-home support workers, and paraprofessionals in enhancing the lives of individuals with disabilities. Commends such persons as integral participants in the long-term support and services system of the United States.

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