S.RES.21: A resolution designating February 14, 2013, as "National Solidarity Day for Compassionate Patient Care".

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Frank R. Lautenberg, D-N.J.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Jan. 30, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 14, 2013
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Bill Summary

Designates February 14, 2013, as National Solidarity Day for Compassionate Patient Care.

Recognizes the importance of a respectful relationship between health care professionals and their patients in promoting better health outcomes.

Encourages all health care professionals to be mindful of the importance of being humane and compassionate and providing technical expertise.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 14, 2013 Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S789)
Feb. 14, 2013 Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S788-789)
Feb. 14, 2013 Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.
Jan. 30, 2013 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S406)