The primary purpose of any trade association is lobbying on behalf of its members. NDPMA is the only group that can represent petroleum marketers specific interests. NDPMA takes positions on issues important to petroleum marketers including but not limited to gasoline tax rates, gas theft, minimum wage, and government regulations that impede petroleum marketers business. NDPMA is a constant voice representing the petroleum marketer in this ever evolving industry.

The Association provides a unified voice – strengthened by its number of members. During the past Legislative Sessions, NDPMA tracked numerous bills of interest to the petroleum industry. As a member of NDPMA, you can rest assured your interests are represented each day at the capitol. In general terms, below are some very positive aspects that were initiated this past sessions that are good for your business and the business community.

2003 Legislative Review

2005 Legislative Review

2007 Legislative Review

2009 Legislative Review

2011 Legislative Review

2013 Legislative Review

NDPMA is your "watchdog" in North Dakota and Washington, D.C., protecting you against legislation that could cost you thousands of dollars in lost revenue. We keep our members informed of legislative issues and, with their input, represent and promote the best interests of the industry. It’s your investment in the North Dakota Petroleum Marketers Association that gives us a strong voice at the capitol!


Legislative Links

North Dakota Legislative Branch

U.S. Senate

U.S. Senator John Hoeven

U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp

U.S. House of Representatives

U.S. Congressman Kevin Cramer

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