S.Res. 600 (112th): A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month.

Nov 26, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jeanne Shaheen
Senior Senator from New Hampshire
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Last Updated
Nov 29, 2012
4 pages
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S.Res. 316 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Dec 18, 2013


This simple resolution was agreed to on November 29, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Introduced Nov 26, 2012
Referred to Committee Nov 26, 2012
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Nov 29, 2012

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7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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11/29/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.
Expresses support for: (1) the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month, including encouraging people to fight diabetes through public awareness about prevention and treatment options, and increasing education about the disease; and (2) decreasing the prevalence of type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes in the United States through increased research, treatment, and prevention.
Recognizes the importance of early detection, awareness of the symptoms, and the risk factors that often lead to the development of diabetes.

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