Legislative & Policy
Chair: Patricia Carlesimo
The Committee meets every other month to review current and proposed legislation, and bills that became law that impact the overall delivery of services to the people served and the operations of the organization. Recommendations on supporting or opposing a bill are discussed and whether testimony should be offered. This group identifies issues and whether a Position papers needs to be written and published by ABCD, and identifies areas in which proposed legislation should be considered by the lawmakers.