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S.RES.162: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate with respect to childhood stroke and recognizing May 2013 as "National Pediatric Stroke Awareness Month".
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||health|
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|Sponsor||Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.|
|Total Cosponsors||2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)|
|Introduced||June 4, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||June 4, 2013|
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(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes May 2013 as National Pediatric Stroke Awareness Month.
Urges: (1) the people of the United States to support the efforts, programs, services, and organizations that work to enhance public awareness of pediatric stroke; and (2) continued coordination and cooperation between the federal government, state and local governments, researchers, families, and the public to improve treatments and prognoses for children who suffer strokes.
Expresses support for the work of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in pursuit of medical progress on pediatric stroke.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|June 4, 2013||Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3963; text as passed Senate: CR S3961)|