Rep. Doreen Gallegos today was successful in passing her HB11, SHAKEN BABY SYNDROME EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS, through the House Health Committee. The bill passed the Committee 7-0 with bipartisan support. Those supporting the bill included Lovelace Medical Center, NM Nurses Association, San Juan Regional Medical Center, NM Hospital Association and others. The bill now moves to House Appropriations and Finance Committee.
State Rep. Doreen Gallegos, D-Doña Ana, was awarded the Excellence in Education Award by the Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce earlier this month. The award recognized Gallegos for carrying the bill that created the state Early Read more