S.Res.138 - A resolution designating the month of September 2001 as "National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month".107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Burns, Conrad R. [R-MT] (Introduced 07/23/2001)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/03/2001 Resolution agreed to in Senate with amendments and an amendment to the Title and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S9008; text as reported in Senate: CR S9008; text as passed Senate: CR S9008) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.138 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)
Designates the month of September 2001 as National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
Passed Senate amended (08/03/2001)
Declares that the Federal Government has a responsibility to: (1) raise awareness about the importance of screening methods and treatment of prostate cancer; (2) increase research funding that is commensurate with the burden of the disease so that the causes of, and improved screening, treatments, and a cure for, prostate cancer may be discovered; and (3) continue to consider ways for improving access to, and the quality of, health care services for detecting and treating prostate cancer.