S.Res.108 - A resolution commemorating the discovery of the polio vaccine and supporting efforts to eradicate the disease.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL] (Introduced 03/24/2015)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/21/2015 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.108 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (10/21/2015)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Commends the work of Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin in developing effective, safe vaccines for polio.
Supports the Global Polio Eradication Initiative's goals and ideals and the international community in remaining committed to the eradication of polio.Encourages continued funding for the Global Polio Eradication Initiative and scientific research so that more life-saving discoveries can be made.