Legislative Services

Legislative Services

NDACo’s original purpose—legislative lobbying—remains a priority service today. NDACo’s reputation as a fair and forward-thinking representative of local government has earned respect among legislators and the media. Our legislative staff tracks major bills of interest to counties and alerts officials to major developments. 

Please visit our legislative blog for important information and progress of legislation: ndcounties.blog


Other Legislative Resources

NDACo/NDCCA Resolutions

Lobbying Tips (NDACo document created for county officials)

Helpful Information From the State 
We recommend you "bookmark" or "favorite" this page.  It contains helpful links, information, definitions, rules, etc. on the following topics:

  • Bills
  • Resolutions
  • Session Laws (the popular name for Laws of North Dakota)
  • Constitutional amendments 
  • Governor’s veto messages
  • Lists of House and Senate members
  • A statewide legislative district map
  • North Dakota Century Code
  • How to Testify Before a North Dakota Legislative Committee
  • How a Bill Becomes Law (document download at the bottom of the page)