Status Summary

Passed/agreed to in the House on 2/26/2018. (updated 12/4/18)

Legislative Session

2018

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Gallagher (R-WI-8)

H Res. 443 recognizes the importance, effectiveness, and need for trauma-informed care among existing federal programs and agencies. Trauma-informed care takes into account a patient's history of trauma in the design of the patient's treatment, and H Res. 443 encourages the use of trauma-informed care within the federal government. 

H Res. 443 also supports the designation of National Trauma Awareness Month and National Trauma-Informed Awareness Day.

Identical resolution in the Senate: S Res. 346, sponsored by Ron Johnson (R-WI)