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S.RES.408: A resolution supporting the designation of April as "Parkinson's Awareness Month".

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich.
Total Cosponsors 3 (1 Democrat, 2 Republicans)
Introduced April 1, 2014
Latest Major Action April 1, 2014
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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 designation of April as Parkinson's Awareness Month, and (2) research to develop more effective treatments and to ultimately find a cure for Parkinson's disease.

Commends the dedication of state, local, regional, and national organizations, volunteers, researchers, and millions of individuals in the United States working to improve the quality of life for individuals with Parkinson's and their families.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 1, 2014 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2041; text as passed Senate: CR S1937)