Legislative Priorities and Background Materials

Legislative Background Materials


Legislative Priorities / Fact Sheets

Click on each title below to download a fact sheet on the legislative topic/priority.

ANNA’s Federal Legislative Agenda 116th Congress (2nd Session 2020)
This fact sheet outlines ANNA’s FY 2021 appropriations requests and support for specific legislation. (3/20)

ANNA Joins with the Kidney Community in Supporting the Chronic Kidney Disease Improvement in Research and Treatment Act
ANNA urges Members of Congress to cosponsor the Chronic Kidney Disease Improvement Research and Treatment Act (H.R. 3912 and S. 1676). (3/20)

ANNA Supports the Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act
ANNA urges Members of Congress to cosponsor the Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act (H.R. 5534 and S. 3353). (3/20)

ANNA Supports the Living Donor Protection Act
ANNA joins with a broad group of national stakeholders in urging Members of Congress to cosponsor the Living Donor Protection Act (H.R. 1224 and S. 511). (3/20)

ANNA Supports Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act
ANNA urges Members of Congress to cosponsor the Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act (H.R. 2150 and S. 296). (3/20)

ANNA Joins with the Nursing Community Coalition in Supporting the Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act
ANNA urges Senators to request a vote on and support passage of the Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act (S. 1399). (3/20)

ANNA Supports Fiscal Year 2021 Funding for the Nursing Workforce Development Programs
ANNA supports the Nursing Community’s request of $278 million in Fiscal Year 2021 funding for HRSA’s Nursing Workforce Development Programs. (3/20)

ANNA Supports Fiscal Year 2021 Funding of Biomedical Research and Patient Safety Programs
ANNA is a strong supporter of several biomedical research programs at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other federal government agencies working to prevent chronic kidney disease, facilitate the development of new treatment methods, and improve patient safety. This fact sheet outlines ANNA’s FY 2021 federal biomedical research funding requests. (3/20)

ANNA Urges Congress to Support the United States Cadet Nurse Corps Service Recognition Act
ANNA joins with the Nursing Community Coalition in urging Members of Congress to cosponsor the United States Cadet Nurse Corps Service Recognition Act (H.R. 2056 and S. 997). (3/20)

    Updated 11/20