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Passed House amended (09/19/2006)

Recognizes the need for every child to be vaccinated against polio.

Urges all appropriate federal departments and agencies to take steps to educate: (1) Americans about the need for polio vaccination; and (2) U.S. polio survivors and medical professionals about the cause and treatment of post-polio sequelae.

Expresses support for the goals and ideals of observing the Year of Polio Awareness.