S.Res.597 - A resolution designating September 2010 as "National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month".111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Sessions, Jeff [R-AL] (Introduced 07/28/2010)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||09/14/2010 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S7094-7095) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.597 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (09/14/2010)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Designates September 2010 as National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
Declares that steps should be taken to: (1) raise awareness about prostate cancer screening and treatment; (2) increase research funding commensurate with the burden of the disease; and (3) improve access to, and the quality of, health care services for detecting and treating it.