The average citizen can make a difference in laws for a topic they are passionate about. Here we provide links to Youtube videos to empower you to improve the living conditions for parrots.
HOW DO YOU WRITE A BILL?
See the following links to give you an idea of the writing involved to create a bill that you would like to push forward in your state. Find a group of people with the same passion. It's not as difficult as you may think. After writing the bill, you will have to contact your state Congressman or Congresswoman to help move the bill forward.
First, we present a general overview of how a bill moves along in the House of Congress. Then we provide the writing details needed to design your bill for presentation to your Congressman/woman.
How a Bill Becomes Law:
From New York State:
A general site about a Bill becoming Law:
School House Rock Youtube Remember this from the 70's:
An example of a bill in committee getting reviewed for bill passing or not. Some bills don't have any cost to pass the bill as a law:
How to technically write a Bill as a document part 1:
Bill Technical writing Part 2:
Chanel Ree on our board found a fantastic site to see Federal and State bills currently active to help our feathered friends, canines, felines and other animals. See the following sites:
This is just a start to give you an idea of how to take a thought or need and move it through legislation. We will have monthly meetings through Legislative Rights for Parrots to discuss finding your Congress representative, how to erect the bill and how to find additional community support for the bill. Thank you for your caringness and love of parrots!