S.Res.248 - A resolution designating the month of August 2009 as "Agent Orange Awareness Month".111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME] (Introduced 08/06/2009)|
|Latest Action:||08/06/2009 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.|
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Summary: S.Res.248 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (08/06/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)Designates August 2009 as Agent Orange Awareness Month.
Recognizes the sacrifices made by our veterans and service-members, especially those who were exposed to Agent Orange. Calls attention to the adverse effects that such exposure has had on their health.