Summary: S.Res.695 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (12/06/2010)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Recognizes the 20th anniversary of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH). Commends ORWH for its leadership in women's health research, research training, and science-based education programs.

Recognizes: (1) the ORWH-supported scientists whose studies have improved women's health and whose research continues to yield promising discoveries; and (2) the volunteers who participate in clinical studies and the patient and professional health organizations that contribute to the shared research goals of preventing, treating, and curing the diseases and disorders within the scope of ORWH's mission.

Reaffirms the Senate's support for ORWH and its continued commitment to carrying out research to improve women's health.