H.Con.Res.386 - Honoring Mary Eliza Mahoney, America's first professionally trained African-American nurse.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] (Introduced 04/06/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce | Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||09/20/2006 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.386 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (09/19/2006)
Honors: (1) Mary Eliza Mahoney, the first African-American nurse, for an outstanding nursing career and exemplary contributions to professional nursing organizations; and (2) other African-American nurses who practice nursing with distinction.
Expresses support for: (1) the goals and activities of National Nurses Week; and (2) strategies to counteract the shortage of nurses.