Legislative Action Center

Get the latest legislative news affecting cities

Stay up to date on all the legislative news affecting cities with the League's Cities Bulletin and Capitol Updates. Cities Bulletin gives you weekly round-ups on legislative news via email every Monday. And with Capitol Updates, you'll get up to one email a day with breaking legislative news as it happens.
Subscribe to Cities Bulletin and Capitol Updates
Read the current issue of the Cities Bulletin
Browse legislative news by topic

LMC City Policies Guide Advocacy Efforts

The LMC 2015 City Policies publication is the only comprehensive statewide advocacy agenda for all Minnesota cities. The policies cover the League's legislative initiatives and defensive positions on a wide array of issues. They will be referenced throughout the 2015 legislative session to guide the advocacy efforts of the League and individual Minnesota cities.
Read more about the 2015 City Policies

Check out the 2014 Law Summaries

The 2014 Legislature sent 169 chapters of new law to Gov. Dayton. As always, the League’s intergovernmental relations team has written summaries of all the laws impacting cities and put them in the 2014 Law Summaries publication. This publication will help you understand the new laws that may impact your city operations as well as provide information on proposed legislation that didn’t survive the legislative process.
Read more and access the 2014 Law Summaries

Get info and tools to comply with the Affordable Care Act

Are you confused about the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? You're not alone! The League is providing updates as needed and also has many resources to help cities comply with the changes, including our new series of webcasts.
Read more and access ACA resources

LMC webinars available online

The League regularly presents webinars on timely legislative topics, including the state budget, PERA, and other new regulations. If you missed one, you can listen to it at your convenience.
Access recordings and presentation slides of recent webinars