H.Res.1162 - Recognizing National Public Health Week.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-34] (Introduced 03/11/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||03/11/2010 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.1162 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/11/2010)
Recognizes: (1) National Public Health Week; (2) the efforts of public health professionals, the federal government, states, municipalities, local communities, and every person in the United States in improving the health of the nation; and (3) the role of public health in preventing disease and promoting the health of people in the United States.
Encourages: (1) efforts to increase access to clinical and community-based preventive services and to strengthen the nation's public health system; (2) community designers to take into consideration health implications of planning decisions and to build communities and transportation systems that enable all residents access to safe, affordable housing, nutritious foods, clean air and water, public transportation, safe sidewalks and streets, and health services; and (3) the people of the United States to learn about the role of public health in improving the nation's health.