S.Res. 573 (112th): A resolution designating the third week of January 2013 as “Teen Cancer Awareness Week”.


Sep 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 5, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 5, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Dec 5, 2012
Length: 2 pages

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Summary (CRS)
Designates the third week of January 2013 as Teen Cancer Awareness Week. Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 238 (Related)
A resolution designating the third week in January 2012 as “Teen Cancer Awareness Week”.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 573” 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.


Sep 20, 2012
Agreed To
Dec 5, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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