Legislation Comparison Grid Template
Use this document to complete Legislation Comparison Grid and Testimony/Advocacy Statement
Be sure to address the following:
· Determine the legislative intent of the bill you have reviewed.
· Identify the proponents/opponents of the bill.
· Identify the target populations addressed by the bill.
· Where in the process is the bill currently? Is it in hearings or committees?
· Is it receiving press coverage?
|Health-related Bill Name||High health care costs due to poor implementation of the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act|
|Federal or State?|
|Status of the bill (Is it in hearings or committees? Is it receiving press coverage?)|
Based on the health-related bill you selected, develop a 1- to 2-page
Legislation Testimony/Advocacy Statement that addresses the following:
· Advocate a position for the bill you selected and write testimony in support of your position.
· Describe how you would address the opponent to your position. Be specific and provide examples.
· Recommend at least one amendment to the bill in support of your position.
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