Legislative Action Center

LMC 2016 City Policies available now

The LMC 2016 City Policies publication was created with member input and approved by the LMC Board on Nov. 19, 2015. It is the only comprehensive statewide advocacy agenda for all Minnesota cities.
Read more and access the 2016 City Policies

No Legislative Conference in 2016

The League will not be hosting a legislative conference during the 2016 legislative session due to construction at the Capitol and the abbreviated nine-week session. League staff are available to help cities coordinate city legislative visits at the Capitol. Contact liaison@lmc.org for assistance.
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Get help understanding 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.
Read more and access ACA resources

Get the latest legislative news affecting cities

Even when the Legislature is not in session, legislative-related news happens. Stay up to date on all the legislative news affecting cities with the League's Cities Bulletin. When you sign up for a free subscription to the Bulletin, you will receive it via e-mail every week during the legislative session and bi-weekly during the interim.
Read the current issue of the Cities Bulletin
Browse legislative news by topic

Check out the 2015 Law Summaries

The 2015 Legislature sent 80 chapters of new law to Gov. Dayton during the regular session, and an additional six chapters during a special session. The 2015 Law Summaries publication will help you understand the new laws that may impact your city, as well as provide information on proposed legislation that didn’t survive the legislative process.
Read more and access the 2015 Law Summaries

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