• smoking in casinos
    Categories: Gaming, Health Care

    The Future of Smoking in Casinos

    Photo credit: iStock.com/LightFieldStudios For decades, smoking in casinos has been widely accepted nationwide. However, there has been an uptick in [...]

  • telehealth
    Categories: Health Care

    Telehealth Legislation: 2022 Update

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Tippapatt In 2021, DMGS discussed the increased push for remote telehealth services due to the Covid-19 pandemic and [...]

  • contraceptive access
    Categories: Health Care

    Contraceptive Access Legislation

    Photo credit: iStock.com/bbourdages In anticipation of and in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overrule Roe v. Wade [...]

  • monkeypox
    Categories: Health Care

    States’ & Municipalities’ Legislative Responses to Monkeypox

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Diy13 Just as the risk of contracting COVID-19 begins to abate, U.S. states and municipalities are facing another [...]

  • PFAS

    Recent PFAS Legislation: State Updates

    Photo credit: iStock.com/KenKPhoto State legislatures are looking into possible solutions to address the adverse effects of per- and poly-fluoroalkyls (PFAS). [...]

  • Drinking Water Contaminants

    Legislating Drinking Water Contaminants

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Liudmila Chernetska Contaminants in supplies of drinking water remain a regulatory challenge at both the state and [...]

  • $35 insulin price caps insulin prices
    Categories: Health Care, Insurance

    $35 Insulin Price Caps & More: Regulating Insulin

    Photo credit: iStock.com/LIgorko From 2002 to 2013, insulin prices in the United States have tripled, with some popular insulin products [...]

  • mental health reform
    Categories: Health Care

    Mental Health Reform and Aid

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Tharakorn Lawmakers have paid increasing attention to mental health in recent years. On October 17, 2020, S.2661 became [...]

  • school vaccine policies
    Categories: Education, Health Care

    States Address Local School Vaccine Policies

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Kuzmik_A With school starting across the country, whether children need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 has been attracting [...]

  • genetic testing privacy legislation
    Categories: Health Care, Judiciary

    Genetic Testing Privacy Legislation

    Photo credit: iStock.com/ktsimage 23andMe, AncestryDNA, and LivingDNA are just a few genetic or ancestry testing options on the consumer market. [...]