|Delegate Hubbard to Receive Children's Environmental Health Network Award|
|Aug 25, 2009|
|The Children's Environemntal Health Network will honor NCEL President and Maryland Delegate James Hubbard with the 2009 Child Health Advocate Award during their annual reception November 19, 2009.
Delegate Hubbard is being recognized for his years of committment and service to improving the lives and health of children in Maryland and across the country.
Delegate Hubbard has sponsored many of Maryland's laws to improve children's environmental health, including:
HB 119-Children’s Products Containing Lead-Modifications
HB 62-Lead-Containing Children’s Products-Prohibition
HB 313-Children’s Environmental Health and Protection Advisory Council
HB1138-Childhood Lead Screening Program
A copy of the letter announcing the CEHN's award is attached. Delegate Hubbard is the Assistant Majority Leader in the Maryland General Assembly and has served in the legislature since 1992.