League Board Adopts 2023 Legislative Priorities

The League Board of Directors adopted a largely encompassing set of legislative priorities on Nov. 10, 2022. The priorities will help focus the League’s advocacy efforts during the 2023 legislative session, which begins on Jan. 3, 2023.

The legislative priorities are based on the Board’s assessment of member interest, as well as anticipated legislative issue areas for cities for the 2023 session.

The 10 priorities listed do not reflect the entire scope of the League’s anticipated activities at the Legislature during the 2023 legislative session. Additionally, the list may be modified by Board action.

The 10 priorities for 2023 are (listed alphabetically):

  • Bonding
  • Cannabinoid Regulation
  • Housing
  • Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act State Match
  • Local Control/Preemption
  • Local Government Aid/Aid to Cities
  • Public Safety Duty Disability
  • Sales Tax Exemption on Construction Materials
  • Transportation Funding
  • Water and Wastewater Policy and Funding

LMC City Policies also available

The League Board also approved the LMC 2023 City Policies on Nov. 10. This publication outlines LMC legislative positions on a wide range of topics.

Learn more and access the 2023 City Policies

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