ISHA Legislative Advocacy Day
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Iowa State Capitol - 1007 E Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50319
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Please plan to gather at 9:50 AM in Room 15 located on the lower level of the State Capitol
Cost: Free
Register Here - While there is no cost to attend, we request that you register to let us know you are planning to attend. 
This event is made possible in part by a grant received from ASHA.
This program is offered for partial credit up to .4 CEUs  (intermediate level; professional area).
Event flyer is available for download here.
 
Schedule of Events
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Legislative Dining Room (Room 15) - Meet with ISHA lobbyist and the ISHA board; find out more about how the legislative process works in IA and what current legislation we should be concerned with
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Tour of the capitol building, find out additional information about where the senators and representatives work, history of the legislature in Iowa
12:00 PM - 1:55 PM - Meet with legislators individually and in small groups, attend hearings
1:55 PM - 2:00 PM - Question and answer
 
 
Need to find out who your State Representative and State Senator are?  Click here to search using your address information.
 
The 2018 Iowa legislative session is underway.   Now is the time for each of you to identify your Representative and Senator and make contact with them.  It is crucial to start a relationship with these individuals now - before there is any specific piece of legislation that you contact them about.  Click here for an outline of how to get started.  
 
Iowa Speech Language Hearing Association
Iowa Legislative Session Weekly Reports
Paula Feltner & Mike Heller, Lobbyists
 
The 2018 Legislative Session is underway.  Weekly legislative reports provided by the ISHA Lobbyists and documents will be posted here throughout the session. 
Click on the documents to open or download them in PDF format.
 

Week 2 Report

Bills being tracked - Week 2  General Bills, Education Specific Bills

Week 3 Report

Bills being tracked - Week 3  General Bills, Education Specific Bills

Week 4 Report

Bills being tracked - Week 4  General Bills, Education Specific Bills

Week 5 Report

Bills being tracked - Week 5  General Bills, Education Specific Bills

Week 6 Report - First Funnel

Bills being tracked - Week 6 General Bills, Education Specific Bills

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