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A concurrent resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
03/02/2009Passed/agreed to in Senate: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S2644-2645; text as passed: CR S2644-2645; text of measure as introduced: CR S2641-2642)
03/02/2009Introduced in Senate

All Actions (4)

Date Chamber All Actions
03/03/2009HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
03/03/2009SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
03/03/2009-10:31amHouseReceived in the House.
03/02/2009SenateSubmitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2644-2645; text as passed: CR S2644-2645; text of measure as introduced: CR S2641-2642)

Cosponsors (6)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Snowe, Olympia J. [R-ME]* 03/02/2009
Sen. Landrieu, Mary L. [D-LA]* 03/02/2009
Sen. Pryor, Mark L. [D-AR]* 03/02/2009
Sen. Lautenberg, Frank R. [D-NJ]* 03/02/2009
Sen. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT]* 03/02/2009
Sen. Dorgan, Byron L. [D-ND]* 03/02/2009

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Energy and Commerce03/03/2009 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed Senate without amendment (03/02/2009)

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Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week.

Commends the efforts of states, U.S. territories and possessions, and local communities that support such goals and ideals.

Reaffirms the U.S. people's commitment to combating multiple sclerosis by promoting awareness about its causes and risks, promoting new education programs, supporting research, and expanding access to medical treatment.

Recognizes people living with multiple sclerosis and salutes the health care professionals and medical researchers who assist those living with multiple sclerosisand continue to work to find cures and improve treatments.