Help us designate March as Brain Injury Awareness Month

Help us designate March as Brain Injury Awareness Month

Posted By Scarlett Law Group || 9-Feb-2009

On February 4, 2009, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), Co-chair of the Congressional Brain Injury Task Force, introduced legislation that would designate March as “Brain Injury Awareness” month (H.Con.Res.40).

In this Concurrent resolution, Congressman Pascrell expressed the need for enhanced public awareness of Traumatic Brain Injury and support for a National Brain Injury Awareness Month.

To date, the legislation has 54 sponsors in the House!

Rep Altmire, Jason [PA-4] – 2/4/2009
Rep Berkley, Shelley [NV-1] – 2/4/2009
Rep Bordallo, Madeleine Z. [GU] – 2/4/2009
Rep Boswell, Leonard L. [IA-3] – 2/4/2009
Rep Brady, Robert A. [PA-1] – 2/4/2009
Rep Braley, Bruce L. [IA-1] – 2/4/2009
Rep Brown, Henry E., Jr. [SC-1] – 2/4/2009
Rep Capuano, Michael E. [MA-8] – 2/4/2009
Rep Carney, Christopher P. [PA-10] – 2/4/2009
Rep Christensen, Donna M. [VI] – 2/4/2009
Rep Connolly, Gerald E. “Gerry” [VA-11] – 2/4/2009
Rep Cummings, Elijah E. [MD-7] – 2/4/2009
Rep Davis, Susan A. [CA-53] – 2/4/2009
Rep Delahunt, William D. [MA-10] – 2/4/2009
Rep Edwards, Donna F. [MD-4] – 2/4/2009
Rep Emerson, Jo Ann [MO-8] – 2/4/2009
Rep Giffords, Gabrielle [AZ-8] – 2/4/2009
Rep Gonzalez, Charles A. [TX-20] – 2/4/2009
Rep Grijalva, Raul M. [AZ-7] – 2/4/2009
Rep Hare, Phil [IL-17] – 2/4/2009
Rep Herseth Sandlin, Stephanie [SD] – 2/4/2009
Rep Hinchey, Maurice D. [NY-22] – 2/4/2009
Rep Holden, Tim [PA-17] – 2/4/2009
Rep Holt, Rush D. [NJ-12] – 2/4/2009
Rep Kennedy, Patrick J. [RI-1] – 2/4/2009
Rep Lamborn, Doug [CO-5] – 2/4/2009
Rep Lewis, John [GA-5] – 2/4/2009
Rep LoBiondo, Frank A. [NJ-2] – 2/4/2009
Rep Markey, Edward J. [MA-7] – 2/4/2009
Rep McCarthy, Carolyn [NY-4] – 2/4/2009
Rep McCollum, Betty [MN-4] – 2/4/2009
Rep McDermott, Jim [WA-7] – 2/4/2009
Rep McGovern, James P. [MA-3] – 2/4/2009
Rep Michaud, Michael H. [ME-2] – 2/4/2009
Rep Miller, George [CA-7] – 2/4/2009
Rep Murtha, John P. [PA-12] – 2/4/2009
Rep Napolitano, Grace F. [CA-38] – 2/4/2009
Rep Nye, Glenn C., III [VA-2] – 2/4/2009
Rep Platts, Todd Russell [PA-19] – 2/4/2009
Rep Rogers, Mike D. [AL-3] – 2/4/2009
Rep Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [FL-18] – 2/4/2009
Rep Ross, Mike [AR-4] – 2/4/2009
Rep Rothman, Steven R. [NJ-9] – 2/4/2009
Rep Ryan, Tim [OH-17] – 2/4/2009
Rep Sestak, Joe [PA-7] – 2/4/2009
Rep Sires, Albio [NJ-13] – 2/4/2009
Rep Smith, Christopher H. [NJ-4] – 2/4/2009
Rep Snyder, Vic [AR-2] – 2/4/2009
Rep Spratt, John M., Jr. [SC-5] – 2/4/2009
Rep Sutton, Betty [OH-13] – 2/4/2009
Rep Taylor, Gene [MS-4] – 2/4/2009
Rep Thompson, Mike [CA-1] – 2/4/2009
Rep Van Hollen, Chris [MD-8] – 2/4/2009
Rep Walz, Timothy J. [MN-1] – 2/4/2009

If they are not on this list, please write your Members of Congress and ask them to designate March as “Brain Injury Awareness” month.

Thank you for helping us tell Congress that brain injury is a critical public health epidemic!

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