National Conference of State Legislators

State legislature group: Give states flexibility to deal with cybersecurity


The National Conference of State Legislatures called on President Obama's cybersecurity commission to allow states the flexibility to handle cybersecurity on an individual basis, due to the unique nature of each state.

Internet law provision threatens millions in revenues for seven states


A bill making its way through Congress could soon cut off the ability of some states to levy taxes on citizens' Internet service.

As sales tax base erodes, governors voice support for Market Fairness Act


State leaders joined together on Wednesday to voice support for the Market Fairness Act which calls for online retailers to collect state sales taxes on goods purchased online, something they are not required to do because of a 1992 Supreme Court ruling.