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​​​ANMA LEGISLATION ALERTS AND UPDATES


**ALERT**  February 17, 2017
New Legislative Bills that require Your Action!
Rhode Island, New York, Illinois 

Rhode Island
 S037 in Senate committee - Health & Human services
H5474  in House com -  Health Education and Welfare


New York  S04297
S04297 in Senate Committee - Higher Education
Click here for Contact Information that will download an Excel Sheet

Illinois – HB 2530

HB 2530  in House Com -  Rules

SB0708 in Sen Com - Licensed Activities & Pensions



MISSISSIPPI SB 2511 DEAD!!



**ALERT** ​ January 24, 2017

Two New Legislative Bills that require Your Action!

Mississippi and Indiana 


MISSISSIPPI SB 2511
Bill Link:  http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/2017/pdf/history/SB/SB2511.xml
MS SB 2511 is in two Committees:

Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency

John A. Polk, Chairman;  Phone: 601-359-2395 Email: jpolk@senate.ms.gov
 J. P. Wilemon, Jr., Vice-Chairman;  Phone: 601-359-3232 Email:jwilemon@senate.ms.gov
Members:
David Blount; Terry C. Burton; Eugene S. Clarke; W. Briggs Hopson III; Rita Potts Parks; Sean J. Tindell; Angela Turner-Ford


Public Health and Welfare Committee

Dean Kirby, Chairman; Phone: 601-359-3234 email: dkirby@senate.ms.gov
Brice Wiggins, Vice-Chairman; Phone: 601-359-3234 Email: bwiggins@senate.ms.gov
Members:
David Blount; Hob Bryan; Terry C. Burton; Chris Caughman; Bob M. Dearing; Sally Doty; Joey Fillingane; Hillman Terome Frazier; Josh Harkins; W. Briggs Hopson III; John Horhn; Gary Jackson; David Parker; Rita Potts Parks; Willie Simmons; Gray Tollison; Chuck Younger

Here is a link to the list of Committee Members. Their contact information is highlighted in Yellow.


INDIANA SB 508 AND HB 1595


House Bill 1595
Bill Link:   http://iga.in.gov/static-documents/d/d/7/0/dd707df9/HB1595.01.INTR.pdf
Currently in Senate Commerce and Technology

Senate Bill 508

Bill Link:  http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2017/bills/senate/508/#document-b622e262
Currently in House Committee Public Health ​



**ALERT** ​ September 25, 2016


PENNSYLVANIA HB 516  Vote NO!
HB 516 is in the Senate Committee
for Consumer Protection and Professional License
 


You are in jeopardy of losing your title and scope of practice in the State of Pennsylvania!
Action is needed for this Pennsylvania Bill! 

Click Here for the Bill: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billInfo/billInfo.cfm?sYear=2015&sInd=0&body=H&type=B&bn=516


Contact our office for sample letters and assistance to contact the Representatives.​​​​​


**ALERT** ​ June 22, 2016


Massachusetts  Senate Bill  S 2335​
Click Here For Bill S2335 Detailed Information

Contact and Urge Ways and Means Committee
to Vote NO on S2335!

Bill Summary-  
Establishing a board of registration in naturopathy The committee on Ways and Means, to whom was referred the Senate Bill establishing a board of registration in naturopathy (Senate, No. 2148),-- reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft with the same title (Senate, No. 2335)


Contact our office for sample letters and assistance to contact the Representatives.​​​​


**ALERT** May 4, 2016


MICHIGAN- House Bill 4531

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?2015-HB-4531


Contact and Urge Speaker of the House Kevin Cotter

to not release HB4531 to the House Floor!

email:  KevinCotter@house.mi.gov

Contact all House of Representatives to VOTE NO!

http://house.michigan.gov/mhrpublic/frmreplist.asp


  Bill Summary- Establishes procedures for the licensing of naturopathic physicians, and defines the practice               of naturopathic medicine. House Bill 4531 would amend the Public Health Code by adding a section authorizing the      Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) to establish a license schedule for naturopathic physicians.



​​**UPDATE**  April 1, 2016

RHODE ISLAND - Senate Bill S 2050- TABLED! 

Thank you to everyone who contacted these Legislators. 
​A Special Thank you to our ANMA Member

Dr. John Perreira for his active support and participation. ​​​ ​​​

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​​**ALERT**   March 28, 2016

​ RHODE ISLAND - Senate Bill S 2050
http://webserver.rilin.state.ri.us/BillText/BillText16/SenateText16/S2050.pdf 

Bill is Scheduled To Be Heard  In Committee On

Thursday, March 31, 2016!
Senate Lounge- State House

Contact all of the Committee to VOTE NO!

Senate Committee Information
Click Here for Direct Committee Contact Information
Click Here for - State of Rhode Island General Assembly Complete List

  Bill Summary- Establishes procedures for the licensing of naturopathic physicians, and defines the practice  of naturopathic medicine. The practice of naturopathic medicine would be subject to oversight by the director of the  Rhode Island department of health.

Your action is needed for the Rhode Island Bill! 
If you live outside of Rhode Island, your action is still needed! It takes EVERY Member to stop harmful bills before it affects your state. If you need more details call ANMA
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**ALERT**
NEW YORK Assembly Bills

A 0735  and S 04917
Click on Bill Number for Links to Bills
 

 Bill Summary- Regulates the practice of naturopathic medicine; establishes a state board for  naturopathic medicine;  establishes requirements to receive a limited permit in naturopathic medicine;  establishes mandatory continuing  education for the practice of naturopathic medicine; requires licensed  naturopathic doctors to report suspected child  abuse.

YOUR ACTION IS NEEDED!
CONTACT THE REPRESENTATIVES TO VOTE NO!

Contact our office for sample letters and assistance on to contact the Representatives.