(Washington, DC) The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) today released its national legislative and regulatory policy agenda for 2015. The document brings focus to the common interests of the industry and includes policy goals for continued growth in our nation’s housing and building industry.
“Lumber and building material dealers play an important role in the building supply chain, and the health of the American economy depends in part on a strong residential housing market,” said NLBMDA Chair J.D. Saunders, Vice President of Economy Lumber in Campbell, California. “The 2015 NLBMDA National Policy Agenda provides a common-sense, pro-growth framework that eliminates unnecessary regulatory burdens, creates jobs, and promotes sound fiscal policies needed for sustained economic expansion”…Learn More
The NLBMDA 2015 National Policy Agenda can be downloaded here.
The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) represents its members in the national public policy arena, with emphasis on efforts to 1) promote the industry and educate legislators and public policy personnel; and 2) assist legislative, regulatory, standard-setting and other government or private bodies in the development of laws, regulations and policies affecting lumber and building material dealers, its customers and suppliers. Founded in 1917, the association has over 6,000 members operating single or multiple lumber yards and component plants serving home builders, subcontractors, general contractors, and consumers in the new construction, repair and remodeling of residential and light commercial.