Joint Project on Term Limits Project Overview

Joint Project on Term Limits

The Joint Project on Term Limits, 2001-2004, was a cooperative effort among the National Conference of State Legislatures, the Council of State Governments, the State Legislative Leaders Foundation and a group of legislative scholars. The purpose of the project was to assess the effects of term limits on state legislatures and identify successful approaches for dealing with them.


Coping with Term Limits: A Practical Guide

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The Project

Executive Summary

Additional Resources

The Case Studies

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NCSL Contact

Wendy Underhill tracks term limits, and may be reached at 303-364-7700 or

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