Legislative Updates

While the Legislature is in session from January through May of each year, we post a weekly Legislative Update. If you would like these updates delivered to your inbox, you can sign up for the mailing list. We also issue Action Alerts on critical, time sensitive issues and provide the tools you need to contact your elected officials.

Legislative Updates 2022: February 7 - 11 - February 14th, 2022

As we enter Week 6 of the Legislative Session, we continue to see progress on many conservation priorities, which is honestly the best kind of valentine. read more

By Megan Chase

Legislative Updates 2022: January 31 - February 4 - February 7th, 2022

Remember last week when we discussed the upcoming legislation that could bolster land protection efforts? We have another bill to add to the list that would create substantial revenue streams for land conservation. read more

By Megan Chase

Legislative Updates 2022: January 24-28 - January 31st, 2022

In the latest Legislative Update, State Policy Director Megan Chase gives a deep dive on land protection bills to watch this year, an urgent action alert on drinking water regulations, and more news from the SC Statehouse. read more

By Megan Chase

Legislative Updates 2022: January 17-21 - January 24th, 2022

Find a new action alert for the joint resolution to limit toxic "forever chemicals" in our drinking water, view last week's Senate Briefing, read about two good bills that passed, and what to look out for this week in the latest Legislative Update from our State Policy Director. read more

By Megan Chase

Legislative Updates 2022: January 10-14 - January 18th, 2022

Welcome to the first Legislative Update of 2022! UF's State Policy Manager fills us in on what happened during Week 1, details "the Year of the Budget," and shares two bills that your legislators need to hear you support. read more

By Megan Chase

Legislative Updates 2021: May 10-14 - May 17th, 2021

Here's an overview of where things stand at the end of the 2021 Legislative Session. Buckle up, there's a lot to recap. read more

By Megan Chase

Legislative Updates 2021: May 3-7 - May 10th, 2021

As we begin the last week of the 2021 Legislative session, we have some exciting news to share! read more

By Shelley Robbins

Legislative Updates 2021: April 26-30 - May 3rd, 2021

Sixteen weeks down and only 2 to go... Energy & State Policy Director Shelley Robbins shares the latest on electric vehicle charging infrastructure, the Trails Tax Credit bill, DHEC breakup, and more as the end of the 2021 Legislative Session rapidly approaches. read more

By Shelley Robbins

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