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2014 Legislative Summit Online Resources

2014 Legislative Summit Online Resources

9/15/2014
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Find links to 2014 Legislative Summit session resources, such as PowerPoints, handouts, audio and video recordings from the 2014 Legislative Summit in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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MONDAY  |  TUESDAY  |  WEDNESDAY  |  THURSDAY  |  FRIDAY

Monday's Highlights

During the Legislative Summit, we will be highlighting key events from each day of the meeting. Please check back for highlights from Monday, August 18!

Time Sessions
7 a.m.-4 p.m.

Minnesota Agriculture Tour

 

Session Resource:

7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Forest Products: Sustainable Paper and Packaging Manufacturing Tour
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Task Force on Energy Supply

 

Session Resources:

8:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.

Early Learning Fellow

 

Session Resources:

9:00 a.m.-2:15 p.m.

International Program

 

Session Resources:

9-10 a.m. LSCC Staff Section Officers
9-10 a.m. LSCC Strategic Planning Work Group
9-10 a.m. LSCC Standing Committees Work Group
10-11 a.m. LSCC Subcommittee on the Legislative Institution
10-11 a.m. LSCC Subcommittee on Programs, Professional Development and Member Outreach
10-11 a.m. LSCC Subcommittee on Information Technology Issues
10:15 a.m.-5 p.m. Mayo Clinic Pre-Conference Tour
11 a.m.-12 p.m. LSCC Full Committee Meeting
12:15-1:15 p.m. NCSL Legislative Staff Nominating Committee: Members Briefing
1-5 p.m. Task Force on State and Local Taxation
1-2:15 p.m. Executive Committee - Member Outreach & Communications Subcommittee
2:30-3:45 p.m. Executive Committee - Budget & Finance Subcommittee
4-5:30 p.m. Executive Committee Meeting
4-5:30 p.m. Women's Legislative Network Board Meeting
6:30-8:30 p.m. NALIT Dutch Treat Dinner

Tuesday's Highlights

During the Legislative Summit, we will be highlighting key events from each day of the meeting. Please check back for highlights from Tuesday, August 19! 

Time Sessions
7:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.

International Program

 

Session Resources:

7:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Task Force on Military and Veterans Affairs

 

Session Resource:

7:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.

Task Force on Agriculture Meeting

 

Session Resources:

7:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Task Force on Federal Health Reform Implementation

 

Session Resources:

7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. School Principals: A Lever for School Improvement
7:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.

Energy Policy Summit

 

Session Resource:

7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Registration

8 a.m.-1 p.m. Street Smart: Innovations in Traffic Safety

Session Resources:
  • Session agenda
  • Presentation: Welcome to Street Smart: Innovations in Traffic Safety
  • Presentation: Trends in Ignition Interlock Legislation | Anne Teigen, NCSL
  • Presentation: What are States Doing to Create Safe Bicycling and Walking? | Doug Shinkle, NCSL
  • Presentation: Red Light Safety Cameras | Lt. Michael Babulski, Linden Police Department
  • Presentation: Supporting New Teen Drivers During Independent Driving | Janet Creaser, Chris Edwards, Nichole Morris and Max Donath, Roadway Safety Institute
  • Presentation: FDOT Bicycle/Pedestrian Focused Initiative & Complete Streets | DeWayne Carver, AICP
  • Presentation: Rural and Local Road Safety | Brad Estochen, Minnesota Department of Transportation
  • Presentation: South Carolina DOT Data Driven Intersection Safety Improvements | Melissa Blakely, South Carolina DOT
  • Presentation: Washington's Ignition Interlock Program | Shelly Baldwin: Washington's Ignition Interlock Program
  • Presentation: Advanced Vehicle Technologies | Tim Johnson, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
8 a.m.-12 p.m. Task Force on State and Local Taxation
8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Women's Legislative Network Leadership Training
8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Early Learning Fellow

 

Session Resources:

9-10:30 a.m. NCSL Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Mason's Manual Commission Meeting
11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Leveraging IT Project Business Meeting

 

Session Resources:

11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.

Cooking Up Hunger Solutions: A Conversation with Andrew Zimmern, Bizarre Foods America

 

Session Resources:

 

12-1:15 p.m. New Attendee Orientation
12-1:30 p.m. Legislative Staff Directors Luncheon
1:30-2:45 p.m.

General Session: A New Education Revolution

 

Session Resource:

3-3:35 p.m. ASLCS "A" Committees
3-5 p.m. The Future of Higher Education: Implications for States and Students
3-4 p.m.

Critical Infrastructure - Defending Against Multiple Threats

 

Session Resources:

3-4 p.m. Drafting Durable Constitutional Amendments - Part II
3-5 p.m.

Outgrowing Crime

 

Session Resources:

  • Presentation: Juvenile Life Without Parole: States Respond | Sarah Brown, NCSL

  • Presentation: Pathways to Desistance Study: Implications for Intervention and Policy | Edward P. Mulvey, Ph.D.

3-3:45 p.m.

Recruiting and Retaining Tech Talent

 

Session Resource:

3-4 p.m. Leadership Staff Roundtable
3-4 p.m. Legislators Roundtable: What We Need and Value From Staff
3-4 p.m. Reviewing State Employee Compensation Systems
3-5 p.m. Health and Human Services Committee Federal Update and Policy Review
3-4 p.m.

Crowdfunding: Simplifying the Investment Process in the States

 

Session Resources:

3-4 p.m.

Recounts: Politically Decisive, Costly—and Controlled by State Law

 

Session Resource:

3-4 p.m. NLSSA Executive Board Meeting
3-4:45 p.m. Military & Veterans Affairs Economic Outlook
3-5 p.m. Five Constituent Engagement Tips in 50 Minutes
3:40-4:15 p.m. ASLCS "B" Committees
4-5:30 p.m. NLPES Executive Committee Meeting
4-5 p.m.

NRI Committee Business Meeting

 

Session Resource:

4-5 p.m. Ensuring the Authenticity of Online Legal Information
 

Session Resources and Handouts:

4-5 p.m. Leadership Staff Section Business Meeting
4-5 p.m.

Building a Brand for Legislative Staff

 

Session Resource:

4-5 p.m. State Budget Systems and Software Roundtable Discussion
4-5 p.m. Preparing for the Worst, Beyond Flooding
4-5 p.m.

The Voting Rights Act Evolves in the Post-Shelby County v. Holder World

 

Session Resources:

4:20-5 p.m. ASLCS "C" Committees
5-5:30 p.m. Steering Committee of the Standing Committees
5-6 p.m. RACSS Meet and Greet
6-7:30 p.m. Opening Reception: Catch the Pioneer Spirit -- Mill City Museum

Wednesday's Highlights

During the Legislative Summit, we will be highlighting key events from each day of the meeting. Please check back for highlights from Wednesday, August 20! 

Time Sessions
7:30-8:45 a.m.

Education Hot Topics Breakfast 

7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Registration
7:30-8:45 a.m.

Border-to-Border broadband:  Making Access to High-Speed Internet a Priority in Minnesota

 

Session Resources:

7:45-8:45 a.m.

Protecting the Legislature as an Institution

7:45-8:45 a.m.

NALIT Breakfast and Business Meeting

7:45-8:45 a.m.

LRL Business Meeting

 

Session Resource:

7:45-8:45 a.m.

Ethics Roundtable for Legislative Staff

 

Session Resources:

7:45-8:45 a.m.

NALFO Business Meeting

7:45-8:45 a.m.

LINCS Networking Breakfast

8-8:45 a.m. Prayer Breakfast
9-10:15 a.m.

General Session: Ending Human Trafficking

 

Session Resources:

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Exhibit Hall
10:30-11:15 a.m.

NRI Committee Business Meeting

 

Session Resource:

10:30 a.m.-11:45 p.m.

Supreme Court Roundup

 

Session Resources:

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Health and Human Services Committee Business Meeting
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Presidential Commission on Election Administration: Three Legislative Take-Aways

 

Session Resources and Handouts:

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Budgets and Revenue Committee Business Meeting

 

Session Resources:

10:30-11:30 a.m.

The Changing Communications Landscape

 

Session Handouts/Resources:

10:30-11:45 a.m.

Federal Updates: Data Privacy and Waivers

 

Session Resource:

10:30-11:15 a.m. Labor & Economic Development Committee Business Meeting
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Managing Legislative Staff: Best Practices

 

Session Resources:

10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. NCSL Legislative Staff Nominating Committee: Candidate Interviews
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Infrastructure Intersections: Transportation’s Impact on the Whole Economy

 

Session Resources:

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Budget & Revenue Committee State and Federal Budget Update
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

CFI Committee Business Meeting

 

Session Resource:

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Resources for Reemployment and Workforce Development Discussion
11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Law and Criminal Justice Committee Federal Update/Business Meeting
11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Education Committee Business Meeting
12:30-3 p.m. ASLCS Luncheon and Business Meeting
12:30-1:45 p.m.

Keeping the Lights On: What the Changing Electric Utilities Industry Means for Grid Reliability

 

Session Resources:

12:30-1:45 p.m.

Predicting Pretrial Success (Sponsored Luncheon)

 

Session Resources:

12:30-1:45 p.m.

How are Kids Doing in Your State?

 

Session Resources:

12:30-1:45 p.m. The State Role in Private Retirement Security (Luncheon)
12:30-1:45 p.m. Arts in Education & Workforce Lunch
12:30-1:45 p.m. Task Force on Redistricting and Elections Lunch and Business Meeting
12:30-1:45 p.m. Legislative Effectiveness Committee Lunch and Business Meeting
1-1:30 p.m. NCSL 50-State Bill Information Service (BIS) Training
1:45-2:45 p.m. Reallocation of Prisoners Prior to Redistricting
2-3:30 p.m.

Transforming Medicaid: Lessons from Pioneering States

 

Session Resources:

 

Speakers' Presentations:

  • Deborah Bachrach, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, New York
  • William Golden, Arkansas Division of Medical Services
  • Tony Keck, South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
2-3:15 p.m.

Flowing Forward: A Conversation on EPA’s Waters of the U.S. Rule

 

Session Resource:

2-3:15 p.m. Emergency Communications
2-3:15 p.m. The Federal Debt: What's at Stake for States?
2-3:15 p.m.

Small Business Development & Growth

 

Session Resource:

2-3:15 p.m.

Continuous Improvement: Enhancing Government Performance in Minnesota

 

Session Resource:

2-3:15 p.m. Charter School and Private Choice Accountability
2:45-3:15 p.m. Update from the U.S. Census Bureau
3:30-5 p.m.

States Debate Minimum Wage

 

Session Resources:

3:30-5 p.m.

Municipal Bankruptcy: What are States to Do When A Locality Heads South?

 

Session Resources:

3:30-5 p.m.

Crypto-Currencies: Changing the Way We Do Commerce

 

Session Resources:

3:30-4:30 p.m.

MAP-21 Reauthorization: Where Do We Go From Here

 

Session Resource:

3:30-5 p.m.

The Future of Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Power Supply Sector

 

Session Resource:

3:30-5 p.m. Legislative Staff University: Communicate Like a Rock Star
3:30-5 p.m.

Opioids and Overdose

 

Session Resource:

3:30-5 p.m.

Implementation of Common Core and Assessments: Lessons from the Trenches

 

Session Resource:

3:30-5 p.m. State Tax Reform -- An Update
3:30-5 p.m.

Bridging the Ideological Divide

 

Session Resource:

 

4-5 p.m. Women's Legislative Network Roundtables
4:30-5:30 p.m. Legislator Nominating Committee Reception
5-6 p.m. Women's Legislative Network Reception
5:15-6:30 p.m. Young and New Professionals and New Attendee Reception
5:15-6:30 p.m. Steering Committee of the Standing Committees
5:15-6:30 p.m.

An Ounce of Preventive Oral Health, a Pound of Savings

 

Session Resources:

5:30-7 p.m. Leadership Staff Section Reception
6:30-8:30 p.m. LSSS Networking Reception
7:15-9 p.m. LRL Dutch Treat Dinner

Thursday's Highlights

During the Legislative Summit, we will be highlighting key events from each day of the meeting. Please check back for highlights from Thursday, August 21! 

Time Sessions
6:30-8 a.m. Walk for Wellness
7:15-8:30 a.m.

Food and Farm Breakfast: Bringing Together Urban and Rural Legislators

7:30-8:45 a.m. 

LESN Networking Breakfast

7:30-8:45 a.m.

Protecting People with Life-Threatening Allergies (Breakfast Session)

 

Session Resources:

7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Registration

7:45-8:45 a.m.

Voting Equipment: Testing, Certification and the Marketplace

 

Session Resource:

9-10 a.m.

General Session: Polls, Politics and What Americans Really Think 

 

Session Resource:

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Exhibit Hall
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Legislator Nominating Committee
10-10:30 a.m. NCSL 50-State Bill Information Service (BIS) Training
10:15-11:15 a.m.

Raising the Bar on Community Corrections

 

Session Resources:

10:15-11:15 a.m.

Outlook for 2014 State Elections

 

Session Resource:

10:15-11:15 a.m.

New Online Threats and Dangers: Can the Law Keep Up?

 

Session Resources:

10:15-11:15 a.m.

Managing Your Online Image

 

Session Resource:

10:15-11:15 a.m.

Public Pension Investment Policy – What’s the Role for Alternative Investments?

 

Session Resources:

10:15-11:15 a.m.

Keeping the American Dream Alive

 

Session Resource:

10:15-11:15 a.m.

U.S. Economic Outlook

 

Session Resource:

10:15 a.m.-12 p.m. Roundtable on Legislative Internship Programs
11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

Robocops: From Phones to Drones

 

Session Resource:

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

New Policies in the World of Pensions

 

Session Resources:

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

Alternatives for State Health Innovation

 

Session Resources:

 

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. All Bets Are Off: The Battle Over Online Gambling
11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Emerging Trends in Infrastructure Finance
11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Becoming a Transformational Legislative Leader
11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

The New Energy Revolution

 

Session Resources:

12:30-2 p.m.

Legislative Staff Achievement Luncheon

 

Session Resource:

  Women's Legislative Network Luncheon and Business Meeting
12:30-2 p.m. Exhibit Hall Luncheon
2-2:30 p.m. NCSL 50-State Bill Information Service (BIS) Training
2:15-3:30 p.m.

Reading by Third Grade: It’s Critical

 

 

2:15-3:30 p.m.

Voter Verification, the Courts and the Future

 

Session Resources:

2:15-3:30 p.m. Dirty Forecasting Comes Clean
2:15-3:30 p.m. Improving Disability Services and Creating a Sustainable Medicaid System
2:15-3:30 p.m. Winston Churchill's Language of Leadership
2:15-3:30 p.m.

Transforming North America's Energy Outlook

 

Session Resource:

2:15-3:30 p.m.

The New Economy of Sharing

 

Session Resource:

2:30-3 p.m. NCSL 50-State Bill Information Service (BIS) Training
3-5 p.m. Minnesota Legislative Reference Library Program and Tour
3:45-5 p.m. How Technology Is Changing Agriculture
3:45-5 p.m. 3D Printing Is Here
3:45-5 p.m.

From Minnesota to Mumbai: Economic Competitiveness and Immigration

 

Session Resources:

 

3:45-5 p.m.

States Cracking the Code on Health Costs

 

Session Resource:

3:45-5:30 p.m. ASLCS Executive Committee Meeting
3:45-4:45 p.m.

The Ethical Challenges of Dark Money

 

3:45-5 p.m.

Remote Testimony for Committee Hearings

 

Session Resources:

3:45-5:30 p.m. Reviewing Program Implementation and Forecasting Costs
3:45-5 p.m.

Big Data: Big Opportunities, Big Risks

 

Session Resource:

3:45-5 p.m. Coping with Term Limits
4:45-5:30 p.m. Legal Services Staff Section Business Meeting
5-5:30 p.m. NALIT Executive Committee Meeting
5-6:30 p.m. Task Force on Agriculture Reception
6:30-9 p.m. Social Event: Minnesota Proud -- Nicollet Island

Friday's Highlights

During the Legislative Summit, we will be highlighting key events from each day of the meeting. Please check back for highlights from Friday, August 22! 

Time Sessions
6:15-8 a.m. Bipartisan Bike Ride   
7:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Registration
7:45-8:45 a.m.

NCSL Statehouse Ambassadors' Breakfast

8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Minnesota Legislative Technology Offices Program and Tour
8:30-10:15 a.m. Republican Breakfast
8:30-10:15 a.m. Democratic Breakfast
9 a.m.-12 p.m. Exhibit Hall
9-10:15 a.m. Power of the Purse
9-10:15 a.m.

RACSS Business Meeting

 

Session Resource:

9-10:15 a.m.

Major Scanning and Digitization Projects at the University of Minnesota

 

Session Resource:

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. NCSL Business Meeting
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. International Attendees at the 2015 Seattle Summit
12:30-2 p.m.

General Session: Seattle Kick-Off Luncheon

 

Session Resource:

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