August 2023 Legislative Update

2023 Southern Legislative Wrap Up – Coming Soon

As we approach the end of a scorching summer in the South, we are looking forward to the completion and publication of our 2023 Southern Legislative Wrap-Up, a comprehensive analysis of key developments and trends across multiple issue areas that affect equity in the South. This report will be set to provide an insightful overview of the legislative landscape in the Southern region, shedding light on the progress made in various areas that directly impact the lives of millions. Here’s a glimpse of some of what we saw in 2023 and an idea of what you can expect to find in that report, set for publication at the end of September 2023.

The 2023 Southern Legislative Wrap-Up Report promises to offer a high-level overview of the legislative achievements and ongoing challenges faced by Southern states. With insights from across these key issue areas, the report will be aimed to provide a well-rounded perspective on the region’s progress and aspirations and a pathway for EPU’s policy focus for 2024. Stay tuned for the release at the end of September to gain valuable insight into the legislative landscape currently shaping the Southern United States.

A more extensive list of bills in each state that EPU is tracking can be found using the interactive map on our website, which is linked below. The reports will be updated as new measures may be added and identified by EPU.