H.Res. XX: Supporting the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month.

H.Res. XX

Supporting the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month.

Sponsor
Rep. Marcia L. Fudge

Date
September 29, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

H.Res. XXX is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, September 28, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH).

Bill Summary

H.Res. XXX would resolve that the House of Representatives:

  • “Supports the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month; and
  • “Promotes education of teachers, school nurses, and school personnel in educational strategies such as distance learning and tutoring that will ensure children with sickle cell can continue to access and pursue their education.”