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S.RES.316: A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced Dec. 10, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 18, 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.)

Expresses support for: (1) the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month, including encouraging individuals to fight diabetes through public awareness about prevention and treatment options and enhancing education about the disease; and (2) decreasing the prevalence of type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes in the United States through increased research, treatment, and prevention.

Recognizes the importance of early detection, awareness of the symptoms, and the risk factors that often lead to the development of diabetes.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 18, 2013 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
Dec. 18, 2013 Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8983)
Dec. 10, 2013 Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8604-8605)