Since ELSA was introduced on February 26, 2019, it has received bi-partisan support in the U.S. House and the U.S. Senate. Thanks to your advocacy, the bill has reached a supermajority in the House.

Each year, our advocates fight for the Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act (ELSA) to get passed in this session of the U.S. Congress at our Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill. This federal legislation would require private insurance to cover medically necessary services resulting from congenital anomalies.

Virtual Advocacy Day – June 24, 2020

This year’s Hill Day was held virtually. More than 500 advocates met with their legislators in 200+ meetings to discuss the Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act (ELSA) on Wednesday, June 24, 2020. It was an extraordinary day as they raised their voices and bravely told their stories.

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