Convene, engage and participate with legislators, legislative staff, policy experts, labor and corporate executives, community leaders and more as they address critical issues affecting our communities.
Type Early Bird Advance Late 1 Day Only
Legislator (Current/Former) $350 $375 $450 $200
Legislator (Non-Member) $400 $450 $500 $225
AALSCC Member $150 $175 $200 N/A
Legislative Staff (Non-Member) $200 $225 $275 $150
CRT (Corporate RT) $650 $675 $700 $450
LWRT (Labor Workforce RT) $500 $525 $550 $350
Governmental Agency $750 $750 $800 $400
Non-Profit Organization $700 $700 $750 $400
Individual $500 $650 $700 $350
Business $800 $800 $850 $450
Guest $325 $375

Registration Types

Full Registration

Full registration provides admission to all scheduled:

  • Meeting sessions
  • Breakfasts and luncheons
  • Town Halls and Host State Night Out
  • David P. Richardson Nation Builder Awards and David S. Holmes Awards Ceremony

NBCSL does not charge for single events. Individuals who elect not to participate in a scheduled activity will not receive a partial refund.

Single Day Registration

The “one single day” attendance fee includes admission to program sessions, meal functions, social events, and exhibits on the selected day. NBCSL does not charge for single events. Individuals who elect not to participate in a scheduled daily activity will not receive a refund for any unattended activity.

  • Early Registration Ended
    October 27, 2019
  • Advance Registration Ends
    November 25, 2019
  • Regular & On-Site Registration
    November 26-December 7, 2019

Registration Hours are:

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 12:00 pm - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 7:30 am - 5:00 PM
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 7:30 am – 3:00 PM (Last day to Register)


Method of Registration

  • Online/Credit Card/eCheck

Acceptable Payment Methods

  • Credit Card (American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa)
  • eCheck

***All registrations must be paid at the time of submission. NBCSL is unable to directly bill a state or individual for their registration fee.***

Dress Code

  • General Attire is business casual
  • Formal Attire for Awards Gala
  • Host State Night Out (All White Party)

Guests with Disabilities (ADA)

All sessions are wheelchair accessible. Individuals requiring assistance should notify NBCSL of their specific needs by November 9, 2019, by email to

Badge/Ticket Security

All individuals will be required to present a photo ID in order to pick up their badge. Conference badges must be worn at all times and are mandatory for admittance to all conference sessions and social events. A badge and ticket are required for meals.

  • Replacement Badge: Badge replacement fee is $25 per request. (photo ID required)
  • Meal Tickets: NBCSL does not replace lost tickets


If you have any questions about registering for the ALC, please kindly contact our Membership Management Team at (202)-624-5457 or We would be happy to assist you!

Not Yet an NBCSL Member?

Membership in NBCSL not only fuels our collective voice as we consider issues affecting African Americans and other marginalized communities, it makes us stronger as legislators. In addition to the ALC, we offer numerous opportunities and resources designed to help legislators grow their networks, stay abreast of critical news and policy issues, enhance their skills, and maximize their legislative effectiveness and tenures. Even more, becoming an NBCSL member is easy! You can choose to join and renew each year for a small annual fee.