Senate Simple Resolution 546
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution recognizing the week of March 15 through March 21, 2020, as "National Poison Prevention Week" and encouraging communities across the United States to raise awareness of the dangers of poisoning and promote poisoning prevention.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Mar 18, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 18, 2020
Latest Action
Mar 18, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Simple Resolution
Simple Resolution
A form of legislative measure introduced and potentially acted upon by only one congressional chamber and used for the regulation of business only within the chamber of origin. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.Res. or S.Res. Joint resolutions and concurrent resolutions are other types of resolutions.
Bill Number
546
Congress
116
Policy Area
Health
Health
Primary focus of measure is science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease; health services administration and funding, including such programs as Medicare and Medicaid; health personnel and medical education; drug use and safety; health care coverage and insurance; health facilities. Measures concerning controlled substances and drug trafficking may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Ohio
South Carolina
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This resolution recognizes National Poison Prevention Week, expresses gratitude for the people who operate local poison control centers, and encourages heath care providers and others to practice poison safety and poisoning prevention.

Text (1)
March 18, 2020
Actions (2)
03/18/2020
Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text: CR S1806-1807)
03/18/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Mar 19, 2020 4:27:09 AM
Updated
Jun 4, 2020 4:34:54 AM