J2842

Memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim September 2017, as Chiropractic Health Month in the State of New York

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J2842



Senate Resolution No. 2842

BY: Senator LANZA

MEMORIALIZING Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim
September 2017, as Chiropractic Health Month in the
State of New York

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body to recognize
official months that are set aside to increase awareness of health
related matters that affect the lives of citizens of New York State; and

WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its
long-standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to
memorialize Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim September 2017, as
Chiropractic Health Month in the State of New York, in conjunction with
the observance of National Chiropractic Health Month; and

WHEREAS, The Chiropractic profession was founded on September 18,
1895, and has been a licensed occupation in the State of New York since
1963; and

WHEREAS, Chiropractors are trained healthcare professionals who use
a variety of drug free, non-surgical treatments for numerous
neuro-musculoskeletal conditions; and

WHEREAS, Chiropractors encourage patients to participate actively in
their healthcare to promote a healthy and fit society; and

WHEREAS, The Chiropractic profession has contributed greatly to the
health and well-being of millions of New Yorkers; and

WHEREAS, Chiropractors in the State of New York are dedicated to
promoting and protecting patient rights, the practice of Chiropractic
medicine, and the fostering of its growth through ongoing training and a
commitment to safe and ethical practice; and

WHEREAS, Currently, there are over 5,000 chiropractors licensed to
practice in the State of New York; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
memorialize Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim September 2017, as
Chiropractic Health Month in the State of New York; and be it further

RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to The Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor of the State of
New York; the New York State Chiropractic Association; and the New York
Chiropractic Council.

actions

  • 13 / Jun / 2017
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 15 / Jun / 2017
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 15 / Jun / 2017
    • ADOPTED

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