The December issue looks at the work states face to deal with the health care needs of an aging population and new approaches to teacher evaluations.
7:45 am -9:30 am
Discussion of state DUI policy options related to the passage of MAP-21.
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Standing Committee Business: Review of the Ports and Waterways Policy Directive.
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10:00 am - 11:30 am
Presentations on the recent changes to Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards, what's included in the new regulations, and their potential impact on the transportation, energy, environment and agriculture sectors.
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Exploration of measures put in place by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Bureau of Reclamation to help states wrestling with the drought crisis.
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Discussion of federal and state strategies as well as the need for collaboration to protect cyber space and to identify potential threats to our banking, water supply, transportation and other major systems.
10:30 am -12:00 pm
Presentations on the ways states can—and can’t—raise funds for needed roads, transit systems and other transportation projects.
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Educational and planning session for the new NCSL Agriculture Task Force, with a brief discussion on the status of the Farm Bill.
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