As a State Employee, you have been tasked with providing testimony at this year’s Legislative Session. You will only have 2 minutes in which to make your point. Please develop your talking points to oppose Senate Bill 1009 (attached). Your talking points should be 5-6 bullets. Each bullet should be a fact/data pulled from the literature and no more than 2-3 sentences each.
For example: Brown & Brown (2012) have shown that acupuncture services, when implemented in Oregon and New York cost each state approximate $2M -$8M annually and generated a cost saving of approximately $2000 per year. [This is fictional – please do not use it in your papers].
For more information on this bill please visit the Maryland General Assembly website and search for SB 1009. [These resources should not be your only reference].