H.RES.1381: Resolution expressing the sense of the House that there should be an increased public and private commitment prioritizing prevention and public health for all people in the United States.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced July 29, 2008
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 23, 2008

Bill Cosponsors

114 (106 Democrats, 9 Republicans)

Bill Summary

Recognizes that it is imperative that this nation strengthen its public health system to: (1) encourage all persons to obtain the information and educational resources they need to make healthier choices and live healthier lives; and (2) protect people from health threats beyond their control.Encourages the creation of public health strategies to improve improve the health of all people in the United States.Expresses support for public and...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Mr. Pallone moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 1381.
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
July 29, 2008

Introduced in the House by Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-Calif.)

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