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Business Meeting

The NCSL Legislative Summit is your opportunity to help strengthen the role of states and state legislatures in our federal system. Join your legislative colleagues from across the nation to vote on a states' agenda for Washington D.C., that:

  • Preserves state authority
  • Ensures state flexibility
  • Eliminates unfunded mandates
  • Avoids unwarrented federal preemption 

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Annual Business Meeting

Make your Mark: Thursday, Aug. 9 | 10:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m

The Legislative Summit culminates with the Business Meeting, where legislators debate and vote on the policy directives and resolutions developed by the standing committees. The results create the states' agenda to guide NCSL's state/federal activities.

 

Standing Committees

Building the States' Agenda
NCSL's 12 standing committees develop the official directives that frame NCSL's federal advocacy efforts on the wide range of issues that affect the states.

As the Standing Committees finalize the states' agenda in Chicago, all existing policies will be considered. Any legislator may submit a policy directive or resolution for consideration to Molly Ramsdell or Neal Osten, directors of the NCSL Washington, D.C., office at dc-directors@ncsl.org by Tuesday, July 9. More

Standing Committee meetings are open to all Legislative Summit attendees.

 

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