S.Res.270 - A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of World Polio Day and commending the international community and others for their efforts to prevent and eradicate polio.113th Congress (2013-2014)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Kirk, Mark Steven [R-IL] (Introduced 10/16/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||02/06/2014 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S833-834; text as passed Senate: CR S833-834) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.270 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (02/06/2014)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Supports the goals of World Polio Day.
Commends the international community and others for their efforts in vaccinating children around the world against polio.
Condemns terrorist and militant groups that murder health care workers who are striving to save the lives of children around the world, and urges governments to strengthen the protection of such workers.
Encourages continued funding by the United States and international donors to the global effort to rid the world of polio.