President Trump Signs Brown’s Bill to Establish Voluntary Cancer Registry for Firefighters Into Law

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 9 — Today, President Trump signed U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown’s (D-OH) bipartisan legislation to establish a voluntary cancer registry for firefighters into law. Brown’s bill, the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act, requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to create and maintain a voluntary registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters.