An Act designating PANDAS/PANS Awareness Day

The committee on Ethics and Rules recommended that the bill be amended Chapter 6 of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by inserting after section 15RRRRR, as amended by chapter 276 of the acts of 2012, the following section:-

Section 15SSSSS. The governor shall annually issue a proclamation setting apart October 9th as PANDAS/PANS Awareness Day, to raise awareness of the occurrence of pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome and recommending that the day be observed in an appropriate manner by the people.