ADVOCACY

NJHSA is constantly advocating on behalf of our Member Agencies and the communities they serve.

Learn about the most current issues the NETWORK is supporting below. 

HIAS opposes the RAISE Act. This week Senators Tom Cotton (Ark.) and David Perdue (Ga.) appeared with President Trump at the White House to endorse legislation that would cut legal immigration to the United States. Continue reading here

The Americans with Disabilities Act  is under attack. Help protect this vital legislation!  ADA Education and Reform Act Undermines the ADA. Please reach out to your Representatives and urge them to oppose H.R. 620, the ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017. This bill would fundamentally undermine federal disability rights law as established 26 years ago by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). H.R. 620 does not "reform" the ADA, but instead imposes new barriers to people with disabilities seeking access to public accommodations.