S.Res. 83 (113th): A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.


Mar 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Senior Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2013
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

3/20/2013--Introduced.Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.Reaffirms the U.S. commitment to ending multiple sclerosis by promoting: (1) awareness about individuals affected by multiple sclerosis; and ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 20, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 83”). 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.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Res. 396 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 14, 2012

S.Res. 98 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 4, 2015

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