NYS 2018-19 Legislative Session

Assembly Bill 8504-A

(Click link to read full bill)
Note: This bill is the "same as" bill of S2331 passed in the Senate in 2017.

Provides for the licensure of dietitians and nutritionists

Introduced by Sens. Lavalle, Amedore, Gallivan -- An ACT to amend the education law and the social services law, in relation to the licensure of dietitians and nutritionists; and repealing certain provisions of the education law.


FAQ Licensure of Dietition Nutritionist

NYSAND Memo of Support


Friends of Association letter of support

The support of a written letter for the licensure bill from other health care professionals (MD, DO, PA, RNP, RN, PharmD, Heath Care Administrators, etc. or clients that have appreciated the work of a RDN will be beneficial. Here is a sample letter to share, when you have determined that a person is willing to write a letter.