S.Con.Res.73 - A concurrent resolution expressing Congressional support for the goals and ideals of National Health Care Decisions Day.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Introduced 04/03/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||04/09/2008 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.73 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (04/03/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Expresses support for the goals and ideals of: (1) National Health Care Decisions Day; and (2) advance care planning for all adult Americans.
Encourages each person over the age of 18 to prepare an advance directive to assist his or her loved ones, health care providers, and others as they honor his or her wishes. Urges members of Congress to execute such documents for themselves.