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Washington Report – Oct. 16, 2017

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: October 18, 2017

Time is running out to register by Oct. 20 for NAPO’s Annual Fall Seminar: Navigating the New Union Environment and the new Supreme Court case to make all states “right to work”; NAPO and officers across the country gained another win when the House Judiciary Committee approved the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act (S. 867 / H.R. 2228), sponsored by Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN) and Senators Joe Donnelly (D-IN) and Todd Young (R-IN). NAPO worked closely with Senator Donnelly on introducing this important legislation, which will help law enforcement agencies establish or enhance mental health care services for their officers. For more  information on these and other legislative developments, click on the Oct. 16, 2017 Washington Report below.

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