Legislative Advocacy in Vermont

To take action or for more information, including the weekly committee schedules check out some of the resources below.

Legislative report: We are pleased to announce that the house committee on government operations has included language in the current OPR bill requiring OPR to meet with DCF and NASW-VT prior to December 2015 to work towards limiting the title of "Social Worker" to graduates of accredited BSW, MSW or doctoral social work programs. To see the full statute, follow this link..

Legislative Contacts

Legislative Resources

NASW National legislative advocacy resources:

NASW Social Work Advocacy resources:

Dept of Mental Health Updates


Current Legislation:

For a final look at bills from this legislative session, follow the links below. *Please note that only those that state passed or enacted into law at the end were passed during this session. Many will be addressed again next year.

To read about current Health Care Bills, follow this link..

To read about current Mental Health Bills, follow this link..