Resolutions embody NBCSL’s core values, promoting equal access to America’s opportunities and promises. Resolutions draw attention to a particular policy problem and offer solutions; they serve as the basis for both state and federal legislation and action, and have often resulted in enacted laws, policies, and programs. Each year, our legislative members deliberate over resolutions that have been submitted in advance of the Annual Legislative Conference. All resolutions ratified by the full body are disseminated to NBCSL’s state, federal, corporate, and non-profit partners in order to effect change.

2022 Policy Resolution Process

The National Black Caucus of State Legislators 2022 Policy Resolutions submission period is now closed, effective Septmber 30, 2021. Thank you for your submissions. Your submissions are to be considered for ratification at our 45th Annual Legislative Conference to be held in Atlanta, GA on November 30th, 2021 through December 3, 2021.

If you have any questions about the 2022 Policy Resolutions submission process or any other questions regarding your submissions, please direct them to .  We look forward to seeing you in Atlanta, GA Nov. 30 through Dec. 3, 2021.




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