Read about the outlook for state fiscal conditions, the effect of the drop in gas prices on states, the ethics of gifts, the debate over motorcycle helmets and state efforts to support home caregivers.Read a rundown on the top public policy issues facing state lawmakers in 2015, state-private sector partnerships for infrastructure, e-cigarettes and taxes and dealing with cuts to mental health programs.
Fighting Colorectal Cancer- (Note: This is for members only, password is required) Read NCSL's Legisbrief on fighting colorectal cancer through primary and secondary prevention efforts.
The Mesothelioma Group provides an informative guide to understanding cancer.
Ovarian Cancer Legislation- A 2002 map of state legislation relating to ovarian cancer.
Prostate Cancer Screening Mandates- A comprehensive chart summarizing all enacted state prostate cancer legislation.
Prostate Cancer Screening: A Matter of Routine or Patient Choice? A Discussion for Policy Makers- Access the discussion booklet developed by national experts, including NCSL, to learn more about debates surrounding prostate cancer screening and treatment.
Skin Cancer and Prevention
NCSL's information on Indoor Tanning for Minors Regulations.
Reducing Skin Cancer Risks (Note: This is for members only, password is required)- Read NCSL's Legisbrief on skin cancer policy.
April 2002 CDC Guidelines for School Programs to Prevent Skin Cancer- Read the PDF version of the report that reviews the scientific literature and presents guidelines for schools to implement skin cancer control policies.
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