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S.RES.116: A resolution designating September 26, 2013, as "National Pediatric Brain Cancer Awareness Day".

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Deb Fischer, R-Neb.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Democrats)
Introduced April 25, 2013
Latest Major Action April 25, 2013
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Designates September 26, 2013, as National Pediatric Brain Cancer Awareness Day.

Commends: (1) children battling brain cancer, and their families and friends, for their courage and perseverance; (2) organizations, including the Team Jack Legacy Fund and the University of Nebraska, that raise awareness and encourage the accurate and early diagnosis of pediatric brain cancer; and (3) the researchers, scientists, and health care providers who are dedicated to treating and finding a cure for pediatric brain cancer.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 25, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2991-2992; text as passed Senate: CR S3046)