- Federal Advocacy
NPMA is committed to representing the industry before Congress and the Administration. NPMA has a registered lobbyist on staff to ensure that the pest management industry has a voice with federal policymakers. From breaking down thousands of pages of legislative text to directly influencing federal legislation, NPMA ensures that our industry is always up to date on and involved in whatever is happening at the federal level.
Our advocacy efforts are not just at Legislative Day; we represent the industry 365 days a year. You protect public health; we help protect the industry.
Legislative Alert: S.269
S.269 The Protect America’s Children from Toxic Pesticides Act (or PACTPA) was introduced by Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ).
FAQ: Pesticide Regulation
NPMA members may receive some questions from policymakers on pesticide regulation. To better equip you for these conversations, NPMA has prepared some frequently asked questions.
Legislative Alert: 2023 Farm Bill
NPMA urges Congress to codify the exclusive role of state lead agencies as pesticide co-regulators with the EPA in the 2023 Farm Bill. NPMA supports science-based pesticide regulation and the protection of public health.
FAQ: 2023 Farm Bill Pesticide Preemption
NPMA has developed a set of FAQs regarding pesticide preemption as part of the 2023 Farm Bill.