Perspectives on international trade and education were among the topics when NCSL’s International Relations Task Force met in New Orleans in January 2019.
NCSL received 285 legislators, legislative staff, and government officials from 18 countries at the Legislative Summit in Nashville in August 2019.
A bipartisan delegation of seven legislators recently journeyed to Belgium for a study tour focused on the energy sector.
In October 2019, task force members discussed hosting international parliamentarians and staff at state capitols, as well as the U.S.'s Asia-Pacific relations.
The International Relations Task Force finds ways for state legislatures to better coordinate international activities and approaches to policy, and seeks resources from the U.S. government, foreign governments or foundations.