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Passed Senate without amendment (09/13/2017)

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

Designates September 2017 as National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month.

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

Commends the dedication of organizations, researchers, doctors, and others that are working to improve the quality of life of individuals living with spinal cord injuries and their families.