THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY PASSED BILL 197 & GOVERNOR HOGAN SIGNED IT
Official State Portrait - Gov. Hogan Bill-Signing
HB197 | CH406: This legislation establishes a pilot program to promote youth-lead advocacy skills in the areas of [leadership; aptitude; health enhancement, community building, career development, and financial literacy].
The approved pilot program reflects the principle that wellness is correlated to (academic) performance.
This bill is inspired by a successful community-based organization in the Prince George’s County Port Towns Community.