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H.RES.95: Supporting the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.

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Sponsor Barbara Lee, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 13 (9 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
Introduced March 4, 2013
Latest Major Action March 8, 2013
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Bill Summary

Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.

Reaffirms the nation's commitment to creating a world free of multiple sclerosis by promoting awareness about people affected by the disease, promoting new education programs, supporting research, and expanding access to medical treatment.

Recognizes people living with multiple sclerosis and salutes the health care professionals and medical researchers who assist those so affected and continue to work to find ways to stop the progression of the disease, restore nerve function, and end multiple sclerosis forever.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
March 4, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.