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National Association of Legislative
Information Technology

Word cloud for NALIT NALIT provides legislative information technology professionals with opportunities for training, professional growth and information sharing. NALIT's mission is to:

  • Promote the exchange of ideas and information on all aspects of legislative information systems, including the management and technical development of these systems.
  • Provide a network of information exchange between management and technical support for legislative information systems.
  • Provide improved communications and foster better relations between legislative information systems professionals and the legislators and legislative staff they serve.

NALIT AWARD NOMINATIONS

Blue ribbonNALIT is inviting nominations for the 2014 Legislative Staff Achievement Award. Nominate a NALIT colleague in another state to recognize the work they do for NALIT and their legislature, or nominate a member of your IT staff in your state legislature to thank them for their service. The nomination deadline is May 16. Read about past recipients of the award here.

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ONLINE DEMOCRACY AWARD

TrophyThe Online Democracy Award seeks to recognize a state legislative website that stands out for making democracy user-friendly. Eligible nominees include the websites of state legislatures, individual chambers and officially recognized legislative caucuses. Nominations for the 2014 award are due by May 23, 2014.Continue

 

THE LEGISLATURE AS A CAREER

 

An initiative from the Legislative Staff Coordinating Committee is aimed at recruiting young people into legislative service. In the video at right, Carlos Galvan of the Texas Legislative Council discusses his role.

At www.legislative careers.org, you can learn more about the variety of roles staffers play in the legislature.

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2014 NALIT SEMINAR

columnsThe 2014 NALIT annual fall Professional Development Seminar will be held in Santa Fe, New Mexico on Oct. 14-17, 2014. Preliminary information is now available. See also presentations and handouts from the 2013 NALIT seminar, which covered sessions on mobile technologies, security, network/server upgrades, project management, chamber applications and more.

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AWARDS

TrophyNALIT presents awards in two categories each year: the Legislative Staff Achievement Award and the Online Democracy Award. Both awards are presented at the NCSL Legislative Summit. Nominations for the awards are now being accepted!

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LEGISLATIVE STAFF MGMT. INSTITUTE

LSMI logoJuly 12-19, 2014
Application deadline: May 2
Plan to attend this unique eight-day executive management training program designed for senior staff and those on their way to such positions. Learn practical application of tools to meet increasingly complex policy and management demands confronting legislatures. Develop and enhance your management and leadership skills.

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