Bills introduced in state legislatures each session are reviewed, including but not limited to workplace violence, nursing scope of practice, RN title protection and workplace issues such as safe staffing.
Monthly legislative reports are provided to state leaders that include background on any relevant legislation that has been introduced or had some sort of action taken on it by a state legislature in the past month.
Advocacy Toolkit The Advocacy Toolkit containing material to assist ENA members in developing collaborative strategies to educate colleagues and legislators on topical issues affecting emergency nursing.
Trauma Care Bill Passes House with Emergency Nurses Association Support
Emergency Nurses Association Applauds Louisiana for New Law to Curb Workplace Violence in Emergency Departments
Emergency Nurses Association Commends Legislative Decision to Fund Illinois Poison Center
Idaho Becomes 30th State to Make Battery against Emergency Nurses a Felony03-31-14
Emergency Nurses Association Applauds Texas Legislation that Raises Assaults Against Emergency Department Personnel to Third Degree Felony06-19-13