Legislative Priorities

Legislative efforts will be constant with the purposes of the Delaware PTA, and shall include stewardship of legislation through the regulatory and policy implementation process.

The Delaware PTA state legislative program encompasses legislative initiatives defined below and to carry out the legislative mission statement.

Mission:  To impact policy that benefits children by providing collaboration with decision makers on the development and implementation of legislative policies and initiatives in the areas of education, health and wellness and the judicial representation of Delaware’s youth.

To collaborate in creating, to review and provide comment on, and to take positions related to, legislation, regulation and policy areas that impact the well-being and education of the children of Delaware, in collaboration with the related Delaware PTA committees where applicable.

To inform DPTA membership and to solicit input on policy issues that impact the well-being and education of the children of Delaware.

2016-17 DPTA Legislative Priorities Adopted 042817

2015- 16 2015-16 Legislative Priorities

2014-15  Legislative Priorities and Positions 2014-15

2013-14  DPTA Legislative Priorities




If you are interested in joining our Committee to advocate for any of these priorities, please contact our Advocacy Chair at yjohnson@delawarepta.org.