This is a list of recaps of current and past legislative sessions.
April Legislative Update
April 30, 2019 - The legislature reached its third deadline on April 12th. All of MNCDHH's bills and the bills led by others that MNCDHH is supporting have progressed on to the next level, except for one; the hearing aid insurance bill.
Minnesota Digital Accessibility Law Celebration
April 25, 2019 - Celebrating Ten Years of Disability Inclusion in One Minnesota!
Spring is Here! March in Photos
April 1, 2019 - Photos from legislative hearings, meetings with legislators, and Lobby Tuesday/Thursday in March.
Answering Questions about Interpreter Licensure Bill in Minnesota
March 4, 2019 - In this letter, MNCDHH explains how we make decisions on which bills to support, oppose, or neutral. An ASL version of the letter is included.
February Wrap Up! More Photos of Community Advocates
March 1, 2019 - Photos from Lobby Tuesday/Thursday, training interpreters and volunteers, and testifying in support of HF 486, the bill for fully-insured health plans to cover hearing aids for adults.
Many Community Advocates at the Capitol this Week (English)
February 15, 2019 - Reminders, announcements, and this week's photos
2019 Legislative Agenda (ASL/English)
February 13, 2019 - Together we advocate for communication equity.
2018 Legislative Wrap Up (ASL/English)
August 29, 2018 - Changes to the language in MNCDHH's statute, supporting the bills led by others, and additional news.
April Legislative and Policy Update (ASL/English)
April 24, 2018 - This update includes information on the language to update MNCDHH's statute, Thompson Hall presentations, Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf (MSAD), rulemaking for tiered licensure, elder abuse, school safety, accessibility for public buildings, and the Fairview Chemical Dependency Program.
2018 Legislative Agenda (ASL/English)
March 9, 2018 - The primary focus is to update MNCDHH's statute so that we can increase our efficiency and effectiveness.
To access the full list of legislative recaps, visit Legislation News.