Physical Therapists Initiate Legislation to Include Dry Needling

02 Jun 2014 3:36 PM | Candace Sarges

The physical therapists have initiated legislation to include dry needling or "intramuscular techniques" into their scope of practice.  Bill A1648 is scheduled to be heard at the Assembly Regulated Professions Committee hearing Thursday, June 5, 2014.  Please email, fax, or call the Committee members to inform them of your opposition to this bill.  There is a template letter below to use or adapt.

Committee members are listed below:

Assemblyman Thomas Giblin (D-34), Committee Chairman and Bill Sponsor
Phone: 973-779-3125
Fax: 973-779-3156

Assemblywoman Angelica M. Jimenez (D-32), Committee Vice Chairwoman
Phone: 201-223-4247
Fax: 201-223-4624

Assemblyman Jack M. Ciattarelli (R-16)
Phone: 908-450-7064
Fax: 908-450-7067

Assemblyman Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr. (D-18)
Phone: 908-757-1677
Fax: 908-757-6841

Assemblywoman Amy H. Handlin (R-13)
Phone: 732-383-7820
Fax: 732-787-0356

Assemblyman Vincent Mazzeo (D-2)
Phone: 609-383-1388

Assemblyman Paul D. Moriarty (D-4)
Phone: 856-232-6700
Fax: 856-232-6844

Assemblywoman Celeste M. Riley (D-3)
Phone: 856-339-0808
Fax: 856-339-9626

Assemblyman Brian E. Rumpf (R-9)
Phone: 609-693-6700
Fax: 609-693-2469

A1648 - PT Assembly Bill letter.pdf

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