Senate Simple Resolution 716
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".
Active
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Passed Senate on Nov 12, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Sep 24, 2020
Latest Action
Nov 12, 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
716
Congress
116
Policy Area
Health
Health
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Sponsorship by Party
Connecticut
Maryland
Delaware
Minnesota
New Hampshire
New Jersey
North Carolina
North Dakota
Oregon
South Carolina
West Virginia
Passed
November 12, 2020
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.(text: CR 09/24/2020 S5875-5876)
Summary

This resolution designates the week of October 5-October 9, 2020, as Malnutrition Awareness Week and recognizes the work of nutrition professionals and others in advancing awareness and prevention of malnutrition.

It also recognizes the importance of federal nutrition programs and other efforts in preventing and treating malnutrition, particularly during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic.

Text (2)
November 12, 2020
September 24, 2020
Actions (6)
11/12/2020
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: CR 09/24/2020 S5875-5876)
11/12/2020
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.(text: CR 09/24/2020 S5875-5876)
11/12/2020
Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679)
11/12/2020
Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S6679)
09/24/2020
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
09/24/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Sep 25, 2020 4:27:11 AM
Updated
Feb 1, 2021 10:22:34 PM