2018-2019 SLC Chair

Speaker Taylor Barras, Louisiana
Speaker Taylor Barras, Louisiana

2018-2019 Chair Elect

Speaker Tim Moore, North Carolina
Speaker Tim Moore, North Carolina

News and Updates

December 14, 2018

Presiding Officer Delegation to Cuba

A delegation of presiding officers from the Southern Legislative Conference (SLC) recently travelled to Havana, Cuba, to gain insight into the nation’s growing private sector, agricultural trade opportunities, internationally acclaimed biomedical research, and to participate in high-level briefings ... Read More

November 5, 2018

Oklahoma to Mississippi: PEER Committee

In October, a delegation of legislators and legislative staff from Oklahoma traveled to Jackson, Mississippi, to learn about the state’s Joint Legislative Committee on Performance Evaluation and Expenditure Review (PEER), a standing committee of the Mississippi Legislature. Participants received ... Read More

October 25, 2018

Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills - Class of 2018

The Southern Legislative Conference of The Council of State Governments recently convened the 12th annual Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills (CALS), a leadership development program for new and mid-career state executive, legislative and judicial branch officials in Little Rock, ... Read More

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Recent Research

Policy Analysis | January 2019
Medical Marijuana Laws in Southern States

Other | January 2019
Issues to Watch - 2019

Policy Analysis | October 2018
CDL Waivers for the Agriculture Industry

Issue Brief | October 2018
The Growth of Synthetic Opioids in the South

SLC Special Series Report | October 2018
Blown Away: Wind Energy in the Southern States (Part III)

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