National Legislative Services and Security Association


Nominations Open!

The NLSSA Awards Committee is seeking nominations for two prestigious awards-Tony Beard Memorial Award and John Everhard "Trooper" Award. Do you know of an NLSSA member who has displayed extraordinary service to NLSSA or someone who has demonstrated commitment to the legislative institution and its effectiveness? All nominations must be received by Thursday, June 30, 2022.


2022 NLSSA Annual Training Conference

Registration is open! It's time to make your plans for the 2022 NLSSA Annual Training Conference, being held Aug. 21-25 in Boston, Mass. A stellar program is being arranged, and the conference provides an opportunity to network and brainstorm with your peers from around the country.  

Paid Advertisement


National Legislative Services & Security Association (NLSSA)



About NLSSA 

The purpose of NLSSA is to improve the coordination, cooperation and communication among individuals serving state legislatures as sergeants at arms, security officers, law enforcement officers, visitor services personnel, capitol tour guides, building operations personnel, and other capitol administrative and service staff.


Capitol Security

Members of the NLSSA play a vital role in ensuring the security of the nation's state capitols. In this video, members discuss the role they play in keeping legislators, staff and visitors safe.


Coronavirus Resources for Legislative Staff

Covering a range of policy areas including continuity of government and elections, our new comprehensive NCSL Coronavirus Resources webpage is updated daily. In addition to updates on state actions, there are distance learning opportunities such as webinars and podcasts. And be sure to check the Comms Shop for LINCS-specific resources.