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COVID-19 Stimulus Bill: What It Means for States

This is NCSL’s initial summary of provisions impacting states, based on bill text circulated mid-day March 25, as the Senate went into session. NCSL will provide additional updates to this document as needed.


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COVID-19: Responses to Education and Child Care

In this episode, we talk with two NCSL experts about how the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted schools and child care and how the state and federal governments are responding.


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Making the Maps: The Redistricting Webinar Series

NCSL brings redistricting to you. Over the course of this 12-part webinar series, NCSL will deliver key concepts on redistricting that you can customize for your state and your role in the process. Register today!


2020 State Legislative Session Calendar

NCSL provides information on legislative sessions in each state, district and territory. Click through for an interactive map that allows you to click on any state to find information on regular session dates, and, if necessary, special session dates. The map is being updated to reflect adjournments due to coronavirus.

This map will be updated daily by 4 p.m. MT.


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 Adjourned, Suspended or Postponed Related to COVID-19

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Our American States

The “Our American States” podcast is where you hear compelling conversations that tell the story of America’s state legislatures, the people in them, the politics that compel them, and the important work of democracy.



Living to 100

More Americans than ever are living to 100, but the ninth and 10th decades of life are far from golden years for many of our “oldest old.” The magazine examines how lawmakers can help build a world where people thrive as they age.



2020 Notable Documents Awards - Send Us Your Best Ones

Each year the LRL sponsors the competition for outstanding state and legislative documents. The deadline for submissions is April 30.