National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)

Users can search and download state legislation for issues related to criminal justice, education, employment policy, immigrant policy, transportation, health care access, and public health. Background The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) maintains legislative tracking databases regarding public health issues such as criminal justice, education, employment policy, immigrant policy, transportation, health care access, and public health. Database Capabilities Users can search tracking databases for relevant legislation by year, topic,…

Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity Legislation Database

Background Users can search for current food policy and obesity legislation filed by Congress, states, and select cities and counties. Topics include but are not limited to obesity prevention, physical activity, nutrition, food access, school nutrition, and weight bias. The Legislation database is maintained by the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity which is a non-profit research and public policy organization devoted to improving the world’s diet, preventing obesity,…

State Legislation Database on Native American Issues

Users can search legislation regarding Native American issues. Topics include: cooperative agreements, economic development, education, health and human services, and discrimination. Background The State Legislation Database on Native American Issues is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures. This database allows users to track legislation regarding Native American issues. Topics include, but are not limited to: cooperative agreements, economic development, education, and health and human services. Database Capabilities Users…

State Traffic Safety Legislation Database

Background Users can search and download legislation related to traffic safety. Topics include: child passenger protection, distracted driving, school bus safety, pedestrian and bike safety, seatbelts, occupant protection, and teen driver issues. The State Traffic Safety Legislation Database is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures. This database allows users to track legislation related to traffic safety. Topics include, but are not limited to: child passenger protection, distracted driving,…

Substance Abuse Legislation Database

Users can search and download legislation related to substance abuse. Topics include: adult services, children and adolescent services, community-based services, infants services, women’s services, underage drinking, sentencing reform, and TANF. Background The Substance Abuse Legislation Database is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures. This database allows users to track legislation related to substance abuse. Topics include, but are not limited to: adult substance abuse services, children and adolescent…

State Legislative and Regulatory Action to Prevent Obesity and Improve Nutrition and Physical Activity

Background Users can search for current food policy and obesity legislation filed by Congress, states, and select cities and counties. Topics include but are not limited to obesity prevention, physical activity, nutrition, food access, school nutrition, and weight bias. The State Legislative and Regulatory Action to Prevent Obesity and Improve Nutrition and Physical Activity was created by the Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO). Users will be able…

Autism Database

Background Users can search state legislation related to autism. Topics include: autism awareness, autism education, financing, insurance, screening, and professional training. The Autism Database is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures. This database allows user to track legislation related to autism. Topics include, but are not limited to: autism awareness, autism education, autism financing, insurance, autism screening, and professional training. Data Notes Users can search state autism legislation…

Civic Education: State and U.S. Congressional Legislation Database

Background Users can search legislation related to civic education. Topics include: civic education, youth voting, voting age, public education, primary election, general election, and voter registration. The Civic Education State and U.S. Congressional Legislation Database is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures Trust for Representative Democracy. This database allows users to track legislation related to civic education. Topics include, but are not limited to: civic education, youth voting,…

Early Education and Child Care Bill Tracking Database

Background Users can search state legislation regarding early childhood care and education. Topics include child care and child care financing, early childhood services, prekindergarten, professional development, home visiting, infants, toddlers, and financing early education. The Early Care and Education Legislation Database is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures and is sponsored by The Pew Charitable Trusts and the Buffett Early Childhood Fund. This database allows users to track…

Education Bill Tracking Database

Background Users can track legislation related to education. Topics include: after school programs, alternative education, teacher issues, school choice, No Child Left Behind Act, drop out prevention, primary education, secondary education, and postsecondary education. The Education Bill Tracking Database is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures. This Database allows users to track education legislation for the 2008 to present legislative session. Topics include, but are not limited to:…