Legislative Day 2018

March 06 - 07, 2018   |   Sacramento, CA


Collaborate with fellow public safety professionals at the 26th Annual Law Enforcement Legislative Day, March 6-7, 2018 in Sacramento. Speakers and discussion will focus on the results of the 2017 General Election and newly enacted legislation. Whether you are a seasoned advocate or have never met with a lawmaker, Legislative Day is the perfect opportunity to build and fortify your relationships with colleagues and lawmakers, and become more involved and effective in the public policy arena.

You may attend the Lobby Action Day, Legislative Day, or both; the Legislative Reception is included in all options.

Lobby Action Day (formerly known as Master Class):
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
State Capitol, Sacramento
Back by popular demand, the Lobby Action Day will give attendees the opportunity to learn how the practice of advocacy benefits your agency as well as provide first hand insight into the legislative process. The morning session will detail how you can personally influence the outcome of public safety bills and budget proposals. In the afternoon, appointments will be set up with legislators, giving you the opportunity to discuss key topics of interest to your agency and the profession with elected officials and staff.

Legislative Reception:      
Tuesday, March 6, 2018          
Sutter Club, Sacramento
Join us the evening of March 6th for a Legislative Reception where you can mingle with legislators and your colleagues while enjoying a bite to eat. The cost is included with your Lobby Action Day and/or Legislative Day registration fees.

Legislative Day:                
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 
Kimpton Sawyer Hotel, Sacramento
Legislative Day is your opportunity to explore the critical legislative issues facing public safety today. This event is your chance to discover how the results of the fall election will affect law enforcement in California. Check back in the days ahead for the finalized program.

Hotel Block:
Kimpton Sawyer Hotel, 500 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
$206 single/double per night
Limited number of group rate rooms are available through February 3, 2018, subject to availability.  Call 877-678-6255, and ask for the “g9i” group rate.

Contact us for more information at CPOA@cpoa.org, or call 916.263.0541.

This class has available seating. 

Please click the Register Now link at the top of this page.  


Registration fees:

REGULAR RATE – register through February 9th
Lobby Action Day & Legislative Day – $205.00
Lobby Action Day ONLY – $30.00
Legislative Day ONLY – $175.00

LATE RATE – register after February 9th
Lobby Action Day & Legislative Day – $240.00

Lobby Action Day ONLY – $40.00
Legislative Day ONLY – $200.00

The easiest way to register a group of individuals is using our online system. To choose group registration, click the registration link at the top of this page. Login to our system or create an account. Then, on the registration page, click the second blue button indicating group registration for your agency. On the following screen, click the green button that says “Register an Attendee” and search for attendees you wish to register. Follow the prompts to complete the registration process.

Cancellation Policy:

Lobby Action Day fee is nonrefundable. Cancellation fee for Legislative Day is $25 until February 9th. After February 9th, all fees are nonrefundable. Substitutions are encouraged. All requests for refunds, cancellations, and substitutions must be sent in writing to the CPOA office via email at cpoa@cpoa.org or fax at 916-520-2277.

Substitution Policy:

CPOA encourages you to make a substitution if a student cannot attend the course; substitutions will be accepted prior to the course in writing and on-site.

Hotel Block:
Kimpton Sawyer Hotel, 500 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
$206 single/double per night
Limited number of group rate rooms are available through February 3, 2018, subject to availability.

Call 877-678-6255, and ask for the “g9i” group rate.

Contact us for more information at CPOA@cpoa.org, or call 916.263.0541.