S.Res.717 - A resolution expressing support for the designation of September 25, 2020, as "National Ataxia Awareness Day", and raising awareness of ataxia, ataxia research, and the search for a cure.116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA] (Introduced 09/24/2020)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/12/2020 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (text: CR 09/24/2020 S5876) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.717 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate (11/12/2020)
This resolution expresses support for the designation of September 25, 2020, as National Ataxia Awareness Day to bring attention to this condition.
Ataxia is a clinical manifestation that indicates degeneration or dysfunction of the brain that negatively affects coordination, precision, and accurate timing of physical movements.