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Bill gives elderly/disabled first-in-line access

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by Lannie Walker

Guam - As next month marks Senior Citizens month, Senator Telo Taitague has introduced a bill that would allow the island's manamko' and individuals with mobility disabilities to move to the front of the line to receive assistance at all Government of Guam agencies.

"To have laws to reflect our culture and the Chamorro has always had that respect for the manamko'," said the senator.

The measure would ensure the island's elderly and disabled are served quickly and efficiently when conducting government business.

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