NACo Northeast Regional Conference Call, September 23

Federal transportation legislation, the possibility of a federal government shutdown, and the new fair labor standards overtime rules are the top subjects of the upcoming National Association of Counties Northeast Regional Conference Call. The call will be held on Wednesday, September 23rd 2015, 8:00am EST.

The NACo regional call is a discussion of the effect of federal legislation and regulations on counties in the northeast US amongst county elected officials from Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. All Maryland county officials and county government employees are welcome to join the call.

Dial-In: 1-719-359-9722

Dial-In (toll free): 1-888-757-2790

Guest Passcode: 299194

Conference Call Objectives

  • Regular update from your NACo Regional Representative
  • NACo Staff update on critical issues legislatively and organizationally
  • Address issues of concern to you


Welcome and Introductions

  • Christian Leinbach– Chairman, Berks County Commissioners (PA)

 General Legislative/NACo Update

  • Deborah Cox– NACo Legislative Director
    • Overview of the upcoming fall session and what key issues Congress will address
    • Status of Transportation Legislation
    • Status and possible impact of Government Shut Down
    • Fair Labor Standards overtime rules
    • New HUD Fair Housing Rules

Discussion General:

  • Need volunteer to provide a 5 minute update on one or two key issues impacting your state
  • Next Conference Call will be Oct. 21st at 8AM