Legislative and Regulatory Services

Legislative Analysis and Tracking

  • Analyze all legislative and regulatory actions to determine client’s interest.
  • Assist with identification of bills of interest to the client for tracking reports.
  • Monitor all legislative, regulatory and executive activities to track any actions with respect to the legislative priorities.
  • Prepare and disseminate tracking reports of identified bills to client on a biweekly or monthly basis.

Drafting and Researching of Legislation, Regulations and Policies

  • Provide research for legislative and regulatory filings and amendments relative to language and cite.
  • Assist with drafting legislative and regulatory initiatives and amendments filed on behalf of, or in defense of, the client.

Strategic Consulting/Planning

  • Develop a long-term legislative and regulatory strategic plan in support of the client’s goals.
  • Advise the client on legislative and regulatory strategic options for all matters of interest.
  • Prepare an estimated timeline for completion of legislative and regulatory goals as outlined in the strategic plan.

Coalition Building

  • Identify appropriate coalition entities in support of the legislative and regulatory objectives.
  • Present to coalition partners for the purpose of securing endorsement of the client’s legislative or regulatory efforts.
  • Assist with coordination of coalition support to appropriate elected or regulatory officials to advance the legislative or regulatory strategic plan.

State and Federal Meeting Facilitation with Elected and Regulatory Officials

  • Schedule and attend, as requested, meetings between designated representative and legislators or regulators in both state and federal branches of government.
  • Prepare collateral materials for presentation at meetings, including fact sheets, legislative or regulatory drops, and research or statistical materials.

Public Hearing Preparation and Coordination

  • Prepare for and attend, as requested, all public hearings and legislative sessions of interest to the client.
  • Coordinate the efforts of coalition members for participation in public hearings, including facilitation of testimonial materials.
  • Assist with development of testimony and supporting documents, and prepare representatives for participation in public hearings.
  • Disseminate hearing documents and position papers to the appropriate agencies, officials and press outlets, as needed.

Executive and Legislative Relationship Building

  • Assist with developing relationships with key members of legislative and regulatory bodies.
  • Assist in developing relationships with leaders in identified groups of coalition partners.
  • Assist with raising awareness among elected and regulatory officials of industry standards adopted by client.