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Legislation & Advocacy

NEAAPA plays an active role in state and local legislation as it relates to the attractions and entertainment industry. For information on legislation pending in your state or a state you do business in, click on the links below.

Should you have any questions about NEAAPA's position on pending legislation, please send an email to or call 877-999-8740 x701.

Federal Legislation

State Legislation

Legislation & Advocacy Committee

  • Connecticut: Erik Beard
  • Maine: Ed Hodgdon
  • Massachusetts: Paul Cavanaugh, Committee Chair
  • New Hampshire: Chris Nicoli
  • New York: Joe Montalto
  • Rhode Island: Kevin Naughton
  • Vermont: Ed Hodgdon

Topics NEAAPA tracks:

  • Amusement Devices
  • Amusement/Theme Parks
  • COVID-19 Liability Protection
  • Drones
  • Minimum Wage
  • Ride Safety (ASTM F24)
  • School Start/Opening Dates
  • Wage and Hour (Predictive Scheduling)
New York
New Hampshire
Rhode Island