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First Session, Forty-second Parliament,
64-65-66-67 Elizabeth II, 2015-2016-2017-2018-2019
HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
BILL C-425
An Act to establish Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day
FIRST READING, January 30, 2019
Mr. Doherty
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SUMMARY
This enactment designates the 27th day of June, in each and every year, as “Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day”.
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1st Session, 42nd Parliament,
64-65-66-67 Elizabeth II, 2015-2016-2017-2018-2019
HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
BILL C-425
An Act to establish Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day
Preamble
Whereas the Parliament of Canada wishes to assist in efforts to enhance public awareness and understanding of post-traumatic stress disorder and the challenges faced by those who suffer from it;
Now, therefore, Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:

Short Title

Short title
1This Act may be cited as the Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day Act.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day
2Throughout Canada, in each and every year, the 27th day of June is to be known as “Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day”.
Wearing the colour teal
3On the 27th day of June, people are encouraged to wear the colour teal to indicate their support for people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and to promote public awareness of the disorder.
Published under authority of the Speaker of the House of Commons

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