SECOND REGULAR SESSION

HOUSE BILL NO. 1651

96TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY


 

 

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES McGEOGHEGAN (Sponsor), ELLINGTON, MORGAN, HARRIS, ANDERS, MARSHALL, LAUER, PACE, LAMPE, SWEARINGEN, MONTECILLO, ATKINS, HODGES, MEADOWS, FALLERT, CASEY, WALTON GRAY, RIZZO, TALBOY, HUGHES, COLONA, McMANUS, AULL, ZERR, BROWN (116), LONG, BURLISON, McNARY, RIDDLE, GATSCHENBERGER, SCHATZ, CAUTHORN, OXFORD, CONWAY (14), NEWMAN, CONWAY (27), SMITH (71), WHITE, McCANN BEATTY AND LANT (Co-sponsors).

5533L.01I                                                                                                                                                  D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk


 

AN ACT

To amend chapter 9, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the designation of spinal cord injury month in Missouri.




Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:


            Section A. Chapter 9, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 9.171, to read as follows:

            9.171. The month of October is hereby designated as "Spinal Cord Injury Month" in the state of Missouri. The citizens of this state are encouraged to observe the month with appropriate activities and events to increase awareness of the dangers of spinal cord injuries and the prevention methods and measures available to reduce the incidence of spinal cord injuries in this state.