Over 1,300 COVID-19 Bills Have Been Introduced

5/19/2020

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Mick Bullock, NCSL Public Affairs Director

Berkeley Teate, Public Affairs Specialist

202-624-3557 or press-room@ncsl.org

NCSL Releases COVID-19 Bill Tracking Database

Denver—Since the global outbreak of COVID-19, the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) has been tracking the more than 1,300 bills introduced in 42 state legislatures and the District of Columbia related to coronavirus. Over 240 of the bills have been enacted or adopted during this time.

The COVID-19 State Legislation Database is designed to capture real-time information about bills related to and responding to COVID-19 that have been introduced in the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

This database includes topics, but are not limited to, budgeting and revenue, child welfare, commerce, criminal justice, education, elections, employment, finance, health access and coverage, housing and homelessness, labor and retirement, legislative operations, public health, workforce and more.

Access the COVID-19 State Legislation Database.


NCSL is a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the states, commonwealths and territories. It provides research, technical assistance and opportunities for policymakers to exchange ideas on the most pressing state issues and is an effective and respected advocate for the interests of the states in the American federal system.