NY Governor Signs AFC Bill Into Law

Breaking! New York Governor Kathy Hochul has just signed historic AFC legislation! AFC services are now required by law (Chapter 571) to be covered by insurance in the state of New York. This is a huge step forward for breast cancer survivors nationwide as New York state leads the way for other states to follow suit.

“‘Breast cancer survivors deserve to be treated with dignity and respect by our health care system,’ Governor Hochul said.”

Read the whole announcement here.

More about the legislation at NotPuttingonaShirt.org/NYBill

Thank you, Governor Hochul!




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Founder of Not Putting on a Shirt, a mastectomy patients' rights organization that advocates for optimal surgical outcomes for patients going flat.

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