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H.RES. 981

Recognizing March 6, 2008, as the first-ever World Glaucoma Day, established to increase awareness of glaucoma, which is the second leading cause of preventable blindness in the United States and worldwide.

Apr 22, 2008: Passed House


April 22, 2008
7:04 PM EDT
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 387 - 0 (Roll no. 205). (text: CR H2508)
April 22, 2008
7:04 PM EDT
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
April 22, 2008
6:32 PM EDT
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2530-2531)
April 22, 2008
3:18 PM EDT
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
April 22, 2008
3:07 PM EDT
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 981.
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