Legislative Resources

DNR Legislative Contacts:

Bob Meier
Asst. Commissioner, Policy & Government Relations

DNR Legislative Resources

The purpose of this information is to provide you with access to DNR legislative initiatives and keep you updated about these initiatives throughout the legislative session.

DNR Legislative Initiatives

DNR Historical Laws Past & Present

DNR Legislative Reports

Reports that the DNR has been asked to prepare for the legislature.

Department Rulemaking

The legislature can delegate authority to state agencies to make rules necessary to carry out the purpose of statutorily assigned duties.
View the DNR Rule Making Process.

General Legislative Information


Check the Law & treaties page for natural resource law summaries, DNR enabling statutes, treaties and other frameworks that guide DNR work.