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Letter on S.1309 – “An Act relative to hormonal contraceptives.”
Courtney Joslin & Nicolas John

January 17, 2020

Senator Joanne Comerford
Chair, Senate Committee on Public Health
State House, Room 413-C

Representative John J. Mahoney
Chair, House Committee on Public Health
State…

Bringing Birth Control Reforms to the US
Courtney Joslin

Millions of American women have used hormonal birth control since its introduction to the market 60 years ago. Today, birth control is a staple of preventative medicine. Its safety and effectiveness…

Medical Licensing Reform Can Provide Better Access To Primary Care
Courtney Joslin

…Allowing physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and pharmacists to work to the fullest extent of their expertise is a win-win for primary care providers and patients. These professionals…

How Scope-Of-Practice Laws Can Empower The Medical Community & Patients
Corinne Day

WASHINGTON (Dec. 11, 2019)—Primary care doctors are increasingly difficult to come by, and the most recent projected shortages show that reforms are necessary for Americans to be able to receive…

Bringing Hormonal Birth Control Over The Counter
Chelsea Boyd & Courtney Joslin & Carrie Wade

…it is vital to address the unnecessary, top-down regulatory hurdles women face when acquiring birth control. Doing so will not only greatly improve access but will also improve measures of health…

R Street Institute: Women should have access to over-the-counter hormonal birth control
Chelsea Boyd & Courtney Joslin

WASHINGTON (Nov. 27, 2019) – Currently, for the majority of women in the United States, hormonal birth control can be obtained only through a three-step process that requires a physician…

, Newsday
How the military is embracing greater birth control access
Courtney Joslin & C. Jarrett Dieterle

Across the nation, policymakers are beginning to recognize the importance of allowing innovative access to birth control for women. In recent years, 11 states plus the District of Columbia have…

R Street Testimony In Support of SB 286
Courtney Joslin

Testimony from:
Courtney Joslin, Commercial Freedom Fellow, R Street Institute

Regarding SB 286, An Act to amend 450.095 (title) and 450.095 (3); and to create 450.01 (16) (L), 450.095 (1) (ag)…

R Sheet on Birth Control Access in Georgia
Marc Hyden & Courtney Joslin

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In Support of S. 1309, “An Act Relative to Hormonal Contraceptives”
Lauren Rollins

Testimony from:
Lauren L. Rollins, Fellow and Editorial Director, R Street Institute
In SUPPORT of S. 1309, “AN ACT Relative to Hormonal Contraceptives”
September 10, 2019
Joint Committee on…