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S.RES.119: A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of World Malaria Day.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Roger Wicker, R-Miss.
Total Cosponsors 13 (7 Democrats, 6 Republicans)
Introduced April 25, 2013
Latest Major Action April 25, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Supports the ideals of World Malaria Day, including the target of ending malaria deaths by 2015.

Recognizes the importance of reducing malaria to improve child and maternal health, especially in sub-Saharan Africa.

Commends the progress made toward reducing global malaria prevalence and deaths, particularly through the efforts of the President's Malaria Initiative and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria.

Welcomes public-private partnerships to develop more effective and affordable tools for malaria diagnosis, treatment, and vaccination.

Recognizes the goals to combat malaria in the Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008.

Supports continued U.S. leadership in bilateral, multilateral, and private sector efforts to c...

(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 S3060; text as passed Senate: CR S3047-3048)