Serving Hohenwald, Lewis County Tennessee Since 1898

Senator Joey Hensley, MD

Series: Tennessee 28th District Update | Story 130

The 113th General Assembly has adjourned for 2023, and it was a very successful year. We have taken measures for Tennessee to be a better place to live, work and to raise a family. I will go over some of the laws passed this session.

Supporting firefighters suffering from PTSD - The Senate unanimously approved a new law that seeks to reduce stigma and provide support for firefighters following a post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) diagnosis. The James ‘Dustin’ Samples Act allows a firefighter who has been diagnosed with PTSD as a result of his or her service to receive resources through thei...

 

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