Southern Legislative Conference | Serving the South

The Southern
Office of


The Council of State Governments

Recent News and Updates

May 5, 2016

SLC Hosting Two Webinars in May

The Southern Legislative Conference of The Council of State Governments will be hosting two webinars focusing on current state issues in May 2016. The first, examining SLC States and REAL ID Requirements, will provide an overview of the latest trends associated with the REAL ID requirements from the U.S.... Read More

April 1, 2016

SLC Annual Meeting Guest Program, Youth Program, and Transportation Sign-Up Now Available

Sign-Up Is Open For SLC 2016 Activities!Please visit the Kentucky Host State website for the latest updates on social events, guest and youth activities, airport transportation, and much more. Click here to access sign-ups for the Guest Program, Youth Program, and... Read More

April 1, 2016

SLC Releases Regional Resource on Broadband Deployment

On January 29, 2015, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) redefined "broadband internet." Under the new definition, broadband internet connection must meet benchmark speeds of 25 megabits per second (Mbps) for downloads and 3 Mbps for uploads. Such speeds allow multiple users (or devices) within a household to browse the web and stream video simultaneously, or allow a single user... Read More

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Programs & Resources

SLC Webinar - SLC States and REAL ID Requirements | Online

2:00 p.m. EDT, Thursday, June 2

SLC Webinar - The Zika Epidemic: Implications for SLC States | Online

2:00 p.m. EDT, Thursday, June 9

70th Annual Meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference | Lexington, Kentucky

July 9-13, 2016


2015-16 State Service Profile

Chair of the Southern Legislative Conference


Senate President Robert Stivers, Kentucky
SLC Chair, 2015-2016