Legislative Updates: 115th Congress
Rep. Deutch Cosponsors Huntington's Disease Parity Act
Congressman Ted Deutch (FL-22) has joined as a cosponsor of the Huntington's Disease Parity Act.
This legislation will help Americans with Huntington’s Disease, their families, and caregivers by reducing barriers to care through updated guidelines so that eligibility for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits reflect the cognitive and behavioral effects of Huntington’s Disease that an estimated 30,000 American families face.
The text of H.R. 2589 is available here.