Advocacy Tips for Georgia Academy Members
Letter supporting and defending need for licensure
Dietetics Practice Act
Been in touch with a legislator? We want to hear about it! Log into the Members section of the website. There you will find a link to a short form to tell us about the experience!
Academy Policy Initiatives and Advocacy information
Click here for Access Advocacy tools and other resources from the Academy
Find information about the Academy’s Public Policy Workshop 2015
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Opportunities for education and training
Find your State Senator and State Representative: www.openstates.org/ga/legislators - Enter your home address under “Don’t know who your legislator is?”
Find your U. S. Representatives at the U. S. House of Representatives web site. Enter your zip + 4 code in appropriate fields and search.
Find your U. S. Senators at the U. S. Senate web site. Select Georgia from the pull down box under Find your Senators.
Find your zip + 4 code at the U. S. Postal Service web site.
Look up bill text from 111th Congress at the Library of Congress.
Find other elected officials, including state and local officials, at
Project Vote Smart’s web site.
Georgia Secretary of State - http://www.sos.state.ga.us
Georgia General Assembly - http://www.legis.state.ga.us/
State Policy Representative
Public Policy Coordinator
State Regulatory Specialist