STATE LEGISLATION and POLICY ADVOCACY 2016
OWL Sacramento Capitol Chapter supports the legislative advocacy and work by the California Commission on the Status of Women and Girls, Consumer Federation of California, California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, Health Access, California Reinvestment Coalition and California Alliance for Retired Americans.
HR-9 (Assembly Member Garcia)
Proclaims the month of March 2017 as Women’s History Month
HR-8 (Assembly Member Waldon)
Recognizes the month of February 2017 as American Heart Month in California in order to raise awareness of the importance of the ongoing fight against heart disease and stroke.
Listed below are a sample of our issues for advocacy in 2017: