The American Public Power Association’s policy positions are reflected in the resolutions listed below as well as in our issue briefs and regulatory filings. Resolutions are proposed annually by interested members, adopted by the Legislative & Resolutions Committee, and voted on by all members at the annual Association Business Meeting.
The resolutions process begins by association members, individually or collectively, drafting proposed policy resolutions and submitting them to the Legislative and Resolutions Committee in advance of the L&R Committee Meeting at the Legislative Rally. Each APPA utility, joint action agency, or state/regional association member is eligible to designate one employee or governing board member to serve as its voting delegate at the L&R Committee Meeting and Association Business Meeting. The delegates to the two meetings may be the same or different. Members can learn more about voting on resolutions.
Eight resolutions and one amended resolution were approved by the membership in 2023.