H.Res.1056 - Expressing support for designation of April as National Limb Loss Awareness Month.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] (Introduced 02/02/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||02/03/2010 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.1056 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/02/2010)
Expresses support for the designation of National Limb Loss Awareness Month.
Recognizes: (1) the nation's commitment to advancing health policies aimed at preventing limb loss, promoting awareness about the causes of limb loss, and expanding access to devices, care, and rehabilitation aimed at allowing people with limb loss to lead independent, productive lives; (2) the people in the United States living with limb loss; and (3) the health care professionals and medical researchers who provide assistance to those so afflicted and who continue to work to prevent limb loss and to improve follow-up care and rehabilitation outcomes.