2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 36 - LEGAL HOLIDAYS
Section 36:2-309 - "Concussion Awareness Day," third Friday in September; designated.
36:2-309 "Concussion Awareness Day," third Friday in September; designated.
1. The third Friday in September of each year is designated as "Concussion Awareness Day" to raise awareness of the causes, dangerous effects, and signs and symptoms of concussion and second impact syndrome, particularly in young persons; to improve public understanding in regard to evolving concussion response standards and treatment methods; and to highlight the need for vigilance in recognizing and appropriately responding to the symptoms of a concussion, in order to prevent further serious injury.
L.2017, J.R.16, s.1.