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Official Title as Introduced

Supporting efforts to increase childhood cancer awareness, treatment, and research.

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09/27/2000Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 415 - 0 (Roll no. 499).(text: CR H8270)
09/12/2000Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

09/27/2000-2:19pmMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/27/2000-2:19pmOn motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 415 - 0 (Roll no. 499). (text: CR H8270)
09/27/2000-2:09pmConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H8280)
09/27/2000-12:58pmAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
09/27/2000-12:43pmDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 576.
09/27/2000-12:43pmConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8270-8272)
09/27/2000-12:42pmMr. Burr moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
09/12/2000Referred to the House Committee on Commerce.
09/12/2000Introduced in House

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House Commerce09/12/2000 Referred to

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Introduced in House (09/12/2000)

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should support: (1) efforts to promote awareness of cancer among children; (2) increased investment in childhood cancer research; (3) policies that provide incentives to encourage medical trainees and investigators to enter the field of pediatric oncology, that provide incentives to encourage the development of pediatric cancer drugs and biologics, and that encourage participation in clinical trials; and (4) medical education curricula designed to improve pain management for cancer patients.