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S.RES.270: A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of World Polio Day and commending the international community and others for their efforts to prevent and eradicate polio.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||health|
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|Sponsor||Mark Steven Kirk, R-Ill.|
|Total Cosponsors||15 (7 Democrats, 8 Republicans)|
|Introduced||Oct. 16, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Feb. 6, 2014|
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- Bill introduced in the Senate
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill signed into law
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Supports the goals of World Polio Day.
Commends the international community and others for their efforts in vaccinating children around the world against polio.
Condemns terrorist and militant groups that murder health care workers who are striving to save the lives of children around the world, and urges governments to strengthen the protection of such workers.
Encourages continued funding by the United States and international donors to the global effort to rid the world of polio.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Feb. 6, 2014||Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S833-834; text as passed Senate: CR S833-834)|
|Feb. 4, 2014||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 302.|
|Feb. 4, 2014||Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez without amendment and with a preamble. Without written report.|
|Feb. 4, 2014||Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.|
|Oct. 16, 2013||Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S7537-7538)|