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January 2009
Warm welcome and invitation!
The Legislative Library staff extends a warm welcome to new and returning legislators and their staffs for the 2009-2010 Session!  Please visit us and our two Libraries on the 5th floor LOB and 2nd floor LB – we’d love to meet you and share our resources with you.  You may also call us at 3-9390 or 3-7778 or contact us by e-mail.
Looking for Past Legislative Session Statistics?

The Library has compiled a chart beginning with the 1965 session through 2008 showing convening and adjournment dates, bill introductions, ratifications, and session length statistics for all regular and extra sessions.  You can find this chart at our Library’s Research page under Historical Resources or go to: 

How To Be An Effective Legislator!

NCSL has produced a set of nine CDs offering expert advice for veteran and freshmen legislators alike.  Each CD comes with an enclosed guidebook. 

Come check out some of these helpful titles in the Legislative Library:

  • Mastering the Legislative Process
  • Effective Legislative Leadership
  • Sage Advice From Seasoned Lawmakers
  • Mastering the Rules
  • Dealing With the Media
  • Chairing a Committee
  • Working With Staff and Lobbyists
  • Managing the Budget
  • Serving Your Constituents
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