NDHA’s number one priority is advocacy. During the year and specifically during the state legislative session, NDHA continually represents the members to ensure a unified voice is heard regarding legislation that impacts North Dakota hospitals. NDHA brings provider concerns, views, and solutions to the attention of lawmakers and continually works to educate lawmakers on complex issues in health care, ensuring they have the tools and understanding they need to make informed decisions.
The North Dakota 67th legislative assembly held a special session starting on Monday, November 8, 2021. The pace was all-out. In only five days, the legislature took up various topics, including redistricting, appropriation of federal coronavirus funds, tax relief, and COVID-19 vaccine-related bills. The session ended on Friday, November 12. Read the full update: North Dakota Special Legislative Session 2021.