S.Res.618 - A resolution designating June 2020 as "National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Month" and June 27, 2020, as "National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Day".116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Sullivan, Dan [R-AK] (Introduced 06/15/2020)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/25/2020 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 06/15/2020 CR S2975-2976) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.618 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/15/2020)
This resolution designates June 2020 as National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Month and June 27, 2020, as National Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness Day.
The resolution supports (1) the education of members of the Armed Forces, veterans, their families, and the public about post-traumatic stress; and (2) efforts by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense to foster cultural change around the issue of post-traumatic stress.
The resolution also encourages the leadership of the Armed Forces to support treatment of members of the Armed Forces who suffer from post-traumatic stress.