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There’s Nothing Mini About It
The Legislative Summit is the largest meeting of its kind, where you’ll take home ideas, solutions and connections. Register now!
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EPA Standards
As the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency works on final rules to regulate greenhouse gas emissions, states are responding through legislation and public comments.
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State Legislatures Magazine
The April issue looks at modernizing life insurance, the growing role of social media in the legislature, rainy day funds, U.S. Supreme Court cases and much more.
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The Canvass
The latest issue of NCSL's elections newsletter is now available, looking at online voter registration and much more.
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Spending Transparency
At least 36 states have passed legislation requiring a searchable website with information about state expenditures or contracts.
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Apply Now to LSMI
The Legislative Staff Management Institute, an eight-day executive management training program, is an opportunity to develop and enhance your management and leadership skills. The deadline to apply is May 2.
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Protecting Access to Medicare
This NCSL brief explains provisions of the Protecting Access to Medicare Act, which extends authorization for physician reimbursement and affects other Medicare programs.
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Webinar: Bill Information Service Training
Spend a half hour in this free webinar for legislators and legislative staff on April 29 learning what legislative resources are available through NCSL's bill information service.

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There's Nothing Mini About It!

It’s the largest legislative gathering in the nation and you need to be there! You’ll take home 1,000 ideas from the land of 10,000 lakes at the Legislative Summit this summer. Connect, Discover, Grow, at the NCSL Legislative Summit. It’s the best meeting you’ll attend all year. Register now!


People at a meeting We  connect you to the best and brightest experts in every issue area critical to the states.

Through NCSL meetings, webinars and professional training opportunities, you’ll connect with legislators and staff with your same interests and concerns. Visit our Meetings and Training page and find out what’s coming up next.




US Capitol We advocate for you in Washington, D.C., before Congress, the administration and, when appropriate, in the courts.

We fight to ensure the states are free of unfunded mandates and pre-emption of state laws and that they maintain their authority and independence. Find out the issues NCSL is engaging in now and the role you play.




  • Nominate Your Notable Documents for the 2014 Award

    Each year the Legislative Research Librarians (LRL) staff section of NCSL sponsors the Notable Documents Awards competition for state and legislative documents. The deadline for submissions for the 2014 awards is Monday, June 2.

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