The Chamber


The task of the Legislative Affairs Committee is to develop legislative positions on and lobby for, issues that affect the business community. The goals of the Legislative Affairs Committee include: (1) Develop a legislative agenda representing priority issues for the business community, (2) Coordinate with other organizations that have similar interests, including but not limited to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Florida Association of Chamber Professionals, Volusia County Chamber Alliance and the Board of Realtors, (3)Maintain a strong legislative relationship with city, county, state and federal elected officials insuring a steady communication of ideas supporting the Chamber's legislative agenda, (4) Coordinate “Meet the Candidate” Forums for the public to meet each candidate when appropriate.