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Public Hearing 9-16: Legislative Task Force on Health Equity during COVID-19

State Legislature's Health Equity Task Force

Virtual Public Hearing 

Wednesday, September 16, 2020  1 - 4 PM

https://malegislature.gov/Events/Hearings/Detail/3563

 

Virtual Public Hearing Description

 

The virtual hearing is to receive testimony from the public on findings and recommendations that address health disparities for underserved or underrepresented populations* during the COVID-19 pandemic, pursuant to the Health Equity Task Force established by section 2 of Chapter 93 of the Acts of 2020 https://malegislature.gov/Laws/SessionLaws/Acts/2020/Chapter93.

 

[* underserved or underrepresented  based on culture, race, ethnicity, language, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, geographic location, or age...]

 

The public hearing will be available for viewing via livestream from the state legislature’s homepage https://malegislature.gov/Events and archived for public access afterward.


Information on the Health Equity Task Force can be found on the webpage:

https://malegislature.gov/Commissions/Detail/512. 

 

Public Testimony is Encouraged.  

 

Oral testimony is encouraged and limited to 3 minutes.  To sign up in advance, please email Donna Fox (dfox@challiance.org) and Morgan McCallister (mmccallister@massleague.org) on behalf of the Co-Chairs with the subject line: "Health Equity Hearing Oral Testimony" by September 14 at 5 PM.

 

Written testimony may be emailed by September 16 at 5 PM to Donna Fox and Morgan McCallister (email addresses above) with the subject line: "Health Equity Hearing Written Testimony."  

Written testimony is encouraged even for those providing oral testimony.

For any questions regarding the virtual hearing, please contact Donna Fox and Morgan McCallister (email addresses above under Oral testimony)

 

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