State Legislation

State Public Policy Priority Areas

     1.    Assist Washington districts gain expertise and more involvement in public policy areas.

     2.    Increase recognition of dietitians as the nutrition experts in Washington State

     3.    Monitor the Washington State Health Benefit Exchange  


State Public Policy Resources

Find various government offices at Access Washington.

Go to the Washington State Legislature web page to find out who your legislator is and to find nutrition and health related bills in both the House and the Senate.

You can find more about elected officials on the Secretary of State’s website.

State Medicaid Office

National Conference of State Legislatures

Washington State League of Women Voters

Washington Voter Information

Washington School Nutrition Association

Puget Sound Regional Food Policy Council

 

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Washington State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

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The Washington State Academy is an affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  Our members serve the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health and well-being. We are our state's food and nutrition experts, translating the science of nutrition into practical solutions for healthy living. Heather Watkins, RD, CD, CNSC (2020-21 Washington State President)
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