Each September, the nation recognizes prostate cancer awareness month to help defeat the third leading cause of cancer deaths among men. An estimated 29,430 husbands, sons, brothers, fathers, and grandfathers will lose their lives to prostate cancer in 2018.

An Ohio resident has been hard at work to ensure that these proclamations are renewed annually. Linda Hoetger has spoken with local leaders to remind communities of the pain and suffering of prostate cancer. As a result, Mayors, Legislators, City Council Members, and Town/Village managers and County Commissioners will issue a proclamation or resolution declaring September prostate cancer awareness month.

Friday, January 31, 2014

Senate Concurrent Resolution 10 Update

Status Report of Legislation

130th General Assembly - Senate Concurrent Resolutions

SCR 10
Primary Sponsor(s): Burke  
Subject:  Prostate cancer antigen-based screening- withdraw recommendation against

Abbreviations used in the Status Report
A - AmendedP - PostponedS - Substitute* - Note 
F - Failed to PassR - RereferredV - Vetoed  

Action by ChamberSenateHouse
Introduced 03/19/13 12/10/13

Committee Assigned Medicaid, Health & Human Services Health and Aging
Committee Report11/20/1301/09/14

Passed 3rd Consideration12/04/1301/29/14
Further Action    
To Conference Committee  

Sent to Governor   
End of 10-day period   
Governor's Action  
Effective Date  


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