Legislative Watch

Legislative issues that impact school nursing. School nurse, Denise Bradley Buffin, RN, MEd, MSN, NCSN, Brandywine School District, is your Delaware School Nurse Association legislative contact. Denise.buffin@bsd.k12.de.us


Oral Health Bill 294

Although school nurses support the prevention of oral issues and support oral health, this bill would significantly increase the burden on school nurse's workload. Please review and contact DSNA with questions, but most importantly please contact your representatives to express your concerns.  This bill needs to exclude the demands and restrictions imposed on the school nurse and to have funding to support its follow through.

Legislative Links

Delaware State Legislature


Office of the Governor

Center for Science in the Public Interest - Est. 1971, this site provides an action network where you can track and advocate for bills related to nutrition and health, food safety, alcohol policy, and sound science.

National Association of School Nurses Legislative Priorities

Project Vote Smart- This site will guide you through the process to find and contact all of your representatives. Plus, you can see Delaware legislators voting history.