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MNAAP Identifies 20121 Legislative Priorities

After reviewing the policy roundtable discussion, evaluating election results, and discussing key pediatric concerns with MNAAP’s policy co-chairs, the MNAAP Board has identified four legislative priorities for 2021:

  • Preserving Medicaid and Other Critical Social Support Programs for Children
  • Ensuring Equitable and Statewide Access to Broadband and Telehealth
  • Increasing Vaccination Rates
  • Protecting Children and Youth from Firearm Violence

MNAAP 2021 Legislative & Advocacy Priorities (PDF)

MNAAP Issues Immunization Policy Statement

The Minnesota Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MNAAP) supports all efforts to strengthen immunization laws and eliminate personal belief, non-medical exemptions in Minnesota.  Read and download the full 2019 MNAAP Immunization Policy Statement.

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