Some of the most effective public health initiatives and programs are supported by laws and policies. The Network for Public Health Law helps local, tribal, state and federal public health officials and practitioners, as well as attorneys, policymakers, and advocates use law as a tool to improve community health.
Network Attorneys Can Help You:
> find answers to specific legal questions
> use law to strengthen your public health programs and policies, and address emerging public health issues
> find resources, such as legal briefs, fact sheets, surveys of laws in all 50 states, or other available data
> benefit from the best practices of others
> connect with additional experts in public health law, including attorneys in the Network’s other regions
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The Network for Public Health Law provides information and technical assistance on issues related to public health. The legal information and assistance provided does not constitute legal advice or legal representation. For legal advice, please consult specific legal counsel. For more information on the type of legal assistance the Network can provide, please see frequently asked questions.