You can make a significant difference in the lives of kidney patients and living organ donors by communicating with your state and local officials. Generally state legislation moves more quickly than federal bills, which is why advocacy work at the state level is so critical. Through state-level advocacy, you have an opportunity to assist in not only encouraging lawmakers to introduce legislation, but also to ensure that it passes into law.

Arizona

Ask your Arizona state lawmakers to vote YES on SB 1151 to improve kidney disease prevention!

California

Ask your California state lawmakers to vote YES on AB 3166 to increase living organ donations!

Illinois

Ask your Illinois state lawmakers to vote YES on HB 5525 to support organ donors!

Kansas

Ask your Kansas state lawmakers to vote YES on HB 2041 to support organ donors!

Kentucky

Thank your Kentucky lawmakers for passing HB 46 to protect organ donors!

Louisiana

Ask your Louisiana state lawmakers to vote YES on SB 262 to protect patients from surprise medical bills!

Maryland

Ask your Maryland state lawmakers to vote YES on SB 651 and HB 944 to support organ donors!

Michigan

Ask your Michigan state lawmakers to vote YES on HB 5484 to increase the number of transplants!

Minnesota

Ask your Minnesota state lawmakers to vote YES on HF 1741 and SF 1146 to support organ donors!

Missouri

Ask Governor Parson to sign Missouri SB 551 to protect organ donors!

Ask your Missouri state lawmakers to vote YES on these resolutions to support organ donors!

Nebraska

Ask your Nebraska state lawmakers to vote YES on LB 228 to support organ donors!

New Hampshire

Ask your New Hampshire state lawmakers to vote YES on HB 1331 to increase organ donations!

New Jersey

Ask your New Jersey state lawmakers to vote YES on A 3199 to support organ donors!

Ask your New Jersey state lawmakers to vote YES on A 2218 to increase the number of organ donors!

New York

Ask your New York state lawmakers to vote YES on these bills to support organ donors!

North Carolina

Ask your North Carolina state lawmakers to vote YES on H 1162 to support living organ donors!

Oklahoma

Ask your Oklahoma state lawmakers to vote YES on HB 1053 to protect patients from surprise medical bills!

Pennsylvania

Ask your Pennsylvania state lawmakers to vote YES on HB 1862 to protect patients from surprise medical bills!

Rhode Island

Ask your Rhode Island state lawmakers to vote YES on H 7106 and S 2120 to support organ donors!

South Carolina

Ask your South Carolina state lawmakers to vote YES on S 0876 to support organ donors!

Tennessee

Ask your Tennessee state lawmakers to vote YES on HB 2609 and SB 2776 to support transplant recipients!

Utah

Thank your Utah lawmakers for passing HB 0349 to protect organ donors!

Vermont

Ask your Vermont state lawmakers to vote YES on H 0322 to support organ donors!

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If your state is not listed right now - please keep checking back! In the meantime you can send a message to your elected representatives in Congress to advocate on federal issues that affect kidney patients and their families.