|Acupuncture Today – May, 2021 (Vol. 22, Issue 05)|
Acupuncture Legislation From Coast to Coast
What's in store for the AOM profession in 2021?
Bill Reddy, LAc, Dipl. Ac.
Searching on the www.Congress.gov website for federal acupuncture-related bills can be both simple and complex. Simple in that you can place the term Acupuncture in the search field, click on "legislation" and 71 bills will pop up [as of the time of this writing]. However, bills introduced back as far as 1974 may not be particularly pertinent to us today, so you can expand the left column, titled "Congress," and click those years of interest – which for our current discussion, will be 2019-2021. That filters out 61 outdated bills, leaving 10 remaining. Continue reading on digital