Summary: S.Res.327 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate (09/24/2019)

This resolution

  • designates September 23, 2019, as National Falls Prevention Awareness Day;
  • recognizes that there are cost-effective falls prevention programs and policies;
  • commends the Falls Free Coalition and others for their efforts to increase awareness of falls prevention;
  • recognizes the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for its work to make falls prevention a routine part of clinical care;
  • recognizes the Administration for Community Living for its work to promote access to evidence-based programs and services; and
  • encourages further increasing awareness, collaboration, and sharing of best practices to reduce falls among older adults.