The Youth Legislative Assembly (YLA) is now accepting applications. YLA is a mock legislative session where high school students voice their opinions and vote on issues concerning local, state and national government. The three-day session is patterned after the N.C. General Assembly. The 42nd session of the Youth Legislative Assembly will be held March 23-25, 2012. Application deadline is February 23, 2012. Individual students can attend and groups can attend with a chaperone. There is a cost and scholarships are available. See the application package at the link below.