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To Prepare:

·        Select a bill that has been proposed (not one that has been enacted) using the congressional websites provided in the Learning Resources.

The Assignment: (1- to 2-page Legislation Grid; 1-page Legislation Testimony/Advocacy Statement)

Be sure to add a title page, an introduction, purpose statement, and a conclusion. This is an APA paper.

Part 1: Legislation Grid

Based on the health-related bill (proposed, not enacted) you selected, complete the Legislation Grid Template. 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?

Part 2: Legislation Testimony/Advocacy Statement

Based on the health-related bill you selected, develop a 1-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.

·        Explain how the social determinants of income, age, education, or gender affect this legislation.

·        Describe how you would address the opponent to your position. Be specific and provide examples.

·        At least 2 outside resources and 2-3 course specific resources are used.











Legislation Grid Template





Legislation Grid Template


Use this document to complete Part 1 of the Module 2 Assessment Legislation Grid and Testimony/Advocacy Statement



Health-related Bill Name



Bill Number







Federal or State?


Legislative Intent





Proponents/ Opponents







Target Population



Status of the bill (Is it in hearings or committees?)





General Notes/Comments