There is a bill waiting dormant in the legislature that would create a licensure program for nutrition, and a monopoly for dietitians. It's sponsored by Senator Joseph F. Vitale (D) and Assemblyman Herb Conaway Jr. (D). The text of the bill can be found by clicking here.
Time to send an action alert and let your elected representatives know where you stand. Click on this link to download a Word document containing the action alert. You are encouraged to personalize this alert, and then send it to your elected Assembly and Senate representatives.
If you would like to become more involved in defeating this legislation, please contact us and we would be happy to provide you with training to become more involved in grassroots advocacy.