active bill at the state or federal level that impacts the professional practice of nursing

  

Select an active bill at the state or federal level that impacts the professional practice of nursing. In a 3 – 4 page paper (excluding the title and reference pages) , summarize the provisions of the bill and clearly explain what the bill will accomplish. The paper should be no more than 4 pages, typed in Times New Roman using 1 2 -point font, and double-spaced with 1 ” margins.

Your review of a bill paper should:

  • Discuss      the major provisions of the bill.
  • Demonstrate      an in-depth understanding of the legislation by explaining the background      and all relevant facts.
  • Discuss      any relevant history related to the legislation, pertinent      votes, and issues that are stalling the legislation, etc.
  • Use      primary sources for this information.
  • Identify      key supporters and those who do not support the bill. Explain why      some of these individuals support the bill and why some do not.
  • Explore      the positions of the key stakeholders in the bill, both pros and      cons. Do not make assumptions about potential key stakeholders. Examine      this area carefully so you are correctly reflecting the stakeholders      positions.
  • Discuss      how the bill would impact a nurse’s ability to provide safe and quality      care or to practice to the highest scope of the nursing license.
  • Explain      specific actions that nurses can take to assist with the passage or defeat      of the legislation
  • Use      APA format, headings and references as appropriate.

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