Bills Signed: H.R. 189, H.R. 1667, H.R. 2497
On Friday, March 18, 2022, the President signed into law:
H.R. 189, the “John Lewis NIMHD Research Endowment Revitalization Act of 2021,” which allows former centers of excellence to be eligible for minority health research endowment.
Thank you to Representatives Nanette Barragan, Buddy Carter, Van Taylor, and Nikema Williams and Senators Bill Cassidy and Brian Schatz for their leadership.
H.R. 1667, the “Dr. Lorna Breen Health Care Provider Protection Act,” which authorizes programs to improve mental and behavioral health among health care providers.
Thank you to Representatives Wild, McKinley, Krishnamoorthi, and Chu and Senators Kaine, Young, Reed, Cassidy, Burr, Murray for their leadership.
H.R. 2497, the “Amache National Historic Site Act,” which establishes the Amache National Historic Site in the State of Colorado as a unit of the National Park System, to preserve, protect, and interpret the incarceration of civilians of Japanese ancestry during World War II at the Amache site.
Thank you to Representatives Neguse and Buck and Senators Bennett and Hickenlooper for their leadership.