S.J.Res. 128 (96th): A joint resolution to authorize and request the President to proclaim the week of October 5 through 11, 1980, as “National Diabetes Week”.

Introduced:

Dec 20, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Enacted as H.J.Res. 463 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Richard Schweiker

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

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History

Dec 20, 1979
 
Introduced

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Mar 18, 1980
 
Reported by Committee

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Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (11R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 463 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 2, 1980

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