H.Res.335 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to lung cancer as a public health priority and the recommendations of the Lung Cancer Progress Review Group of the National Cancer Institute.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-23] (Introduced 04/24/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/13/2007 The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.335 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (11/13/2007)
Recognizes: (1) lung cancer as a public health priority; (2) the importance of reducing the lung cancer mortality rate by at least half by 2015; (3) the benefit of graduate medical education programs in thoracic medicine and cardiothoracic surgery; and (4) the importance of the recommendations of the Lung Cancer Progress Review Group of the National Cancer Institute.
Encourages increased investment for lung cancer research and other lung cancer-related programs.
Expresses support for efforts to develop a broad-based lung cancer screening and disease management program among members of the Armed Forces and veterans.