National Legislative Program

The APA California National Policy and Legislation Representative oversees the Chapter’s participation in, and acts as a liaison with, APA National’s policy and legislative programs. For more information on National APA’s Legislative Program, go to

Planners Legislative Action Network (PLAN)

PLAN is the American Planning Association’s new grassroots advocacy network. Through the strength and commitment of our member activists, APA advocates public policies that make great communities happen through better planning. PLAN members are integral to advancing APA’s federal legislative priorities.

Legislative and Policy Conference information

You are invited to join the American Planning Association’s Annual Federal Policy & Program Briefing. Attend policy forums with elected officials, legislative training sessions, and networking events with professionals in your field from around the country.

Download the 2013 APA National Legislative Briefing for more information.