Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians

Advocacy

Legislative Report 2019

The 2019 legislative session convened on Tuesday, January 8 and will continue until Sunday, April 7. See links below for updated information about what MAFP is tracking in the State Legislature.

ALERTS TO MEMBERS
– January 25 – Alert About Vaccine Bill
– February 4 – Alert About Telemedicine Bill

– February 5 – Alert About Telemedicine Bill

– February 7 – Alert About Telemedicine Bill

– February 25 – Alert About Tobacco Tax Bills

– February 28 – Alert About Hospice Bill

– March 15 – Alert About Hospice Bill

ISSUE: VACCINATION
Opposition to Anti-Vaccine Bills

ISSUE: OPIOIDS
Our Opioid Prescribing Page

REGULATORY TRACKING
Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure Website

WAITING ROOM PIECES (PRINTABLE)
– Immunization – Keep Vaccines Strong

 

Link to 2018 Legislative Tracking and Information