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2018 Legislative Session Preview: What to Expect. Access the recording from our January 4 webinar with the League's Legislative Affairs Team. (Download the Slides.)

Legislative Session App
The FLC 2018 Legislative Session Mobile App, powered by AttendeeHub, is a great tool to help you stay connected and engaged during legislative session. This one-stop shop includes the 2018 Action Agenda, bill summaries, a directory of state legislators, FLC policy committee info, advocacy resources and more. Be sure to turn on push notifications so you receive legislative alerts in real time. (Reading this from your mobile device, download/open the app right now.) 

Key Legislative Dates
. Interim committee weeks, session info and policy committee meetings.

Issue Briefs. Summary papers for the League's legislative priorities including background information, talking points and the latest update on legislative progress.

Do You Want to become a Home Rule Hero?  Successful advocacy starts at home, not in Tallahassee. No one can tell your community’s story better than you. Each year, the League's legislative team recognizes a few local officials who make an extraordinary effort; people who stand out for their high level of participation and effectiveness. Learn more.

Lobbying 101. This tool is designed to help you ask the right questions about proposed legislation and its sponsor(s).

Public Testimony 101Preparing to provide testimony in committee? This list of tried and tested tips will keep you focused and prepare you for what to expect.

Advocacy Checklist. This is a great tool to help local officials stay on task and on message during a phone call or visit with your legislator.

2017 Final Report . Learn about the bills that passed and filed during the 2017 regular Legislative Session.