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S.RES.83: A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Bob Casey, D-Pa.
Total Cosponsors 4 (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced March 20, 2013
Latest Major Action March 20, 2013
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Bill Summary

Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.

Reaffirms the U.S. commitment to ending multiple sclerosis by promoting: (1) awareness about individuals affected by multiple sclerosis; and (2) education programs, research, and expanded access to medical treatment.

Recognizes people living with multiple sclerosis and salutes the health care professionals and medical researchers who assist those so affected and continue to work to find ways to stop the progression of the disease, restore nerve function, and end multiple sclerosis forever.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 20, 2013 Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2035-2036)