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Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This resolution was introduced on September 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 28, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 29, 2016
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 592 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.Res. 903 (114th).
H.Res. 903 (114th) was a 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.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2016 as “Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month” in order to educate communities across the United States about sickle cell disease and the need for research, early detection methods, effective treatments, and preventative care programs with respect to sickle cell disease, H.R. Res. 903, 114th Cong. (2016).
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