H.Res.391 - Expressing support for designation of the month of June 2017 as "National Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month'' and June 27, 2017, as "National Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day''.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] (Introduced 06/16/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services; Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/17/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.391 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/16/2017)
Expresses support for:
- the designation of National Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month and National Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day; and
- efforts of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense, as well as the medical community, to educate members of the Armed Forces, veterans, their families, and the public about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of post-traumatic stress injury/injuries (PTSI).
Encourages Armed Forces commanders to support appropriate treatment of personnel diagnosed with PTSI.