Oppose SB 315 -- Help Maintain the Highest Levels of Consumer Safety
The Virginia legislature is considering a bill, SB 315, that
would remove the requirement that dispensing audiologists sit for and pass a
licensing examination focused on hearing aid dispensing.
In the interest of ensuring the highest levels of consumer
safety and protection, it is important that all professionals dispensing
hearing aids, whether hearing aid specialists or audiologists, demonstrate they
have the knowledge and skills to successfully and safely practice.
You can help! Your voice matters!
Reach out to your elected officials as soon as possible and
ask them to reject this change and preserve the current best practices for
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Oppose SB 315
Dear [Decision Maker],
I am writing today to ask you to oppose SB 315, "Hearing aid specialists; exemptions for the sale of hearing aids," which would weaken consumer protections in our state.
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]