Arizona Cancer Action Center


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May 24, 2018

The 2018 regular Arizona Legislative session has officially ended. Our lawmakers’ work at the capitol is done for now, but we still have a lot of work ahead to enact strong policies that will prevent cancer and improve the outlook for cancer patients. While this session was dominated by long

March 21, 2018

PHOENIX – The Legislature will get another chance to protect children from unnecessary exposure to harmful UV radiation Thursday morning. Rep. Heather Carter, District 15, will employ a “striker” amendment. This will “strike everything” from bill SB 1290 and replace it with the language from the indoor tanning bill —

March 12, 2018

PHOENIX – With end-of-session deadlines looming, Arizonan cancer survivors will gather at the Capitol on Tuesday to demand a hearing for a bill that would protect children from unnecessary exposure to harmful UV radiation. HB 2084, which would prohibit minors from using tanning devices and allow Arizona to join 15

February 23, 2018

A bill to protect children from the harms of indoor tanning devices is once again on the precipice of becoming law after passing 45-15 in the Arizona House of Representatives.

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