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Passed Senate without amendment (07/31/2013)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Designates September 2013 as National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month.

Expresses support for: (1) research to find better treatments, therapies, and a cure for paralysis; and (2) clinical trials for new therapies for those living with paralysis.

Commends the dedication of organizations, researchers, doctors and people across the United States that are working to improve the quality of life of people living with paralysis and their families.