S.RES.66: A resolution designating the first week of April 2013 as "National Asbestos Awareness Week".

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Max Baucus, D-Mont.
Total Cosponsors 6 (5 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Feb. 28, 2013
Latest Major Action March 18, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Designates the first week of April 2013 as National Asbestos Awareness Week. Urges the Surgeon General to warn and educate people about asbestos exposure, which may be hazardous to their health.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 18, 2013 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
March 18, 2013 Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1911)
Feb. 28, 2013 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S1036)