NCID incorporates a number of components of public consultation into a holistic initiative procedure.

Citizens Legislative Procedures Act Relationship to Public Consultation
Section 3-F-1. Citizen Petition SLOP
Section 3-F-2. Public Opinion Poll Scientific poll
Section 3-I. Deliberative Committee Citizen jury or deliberative poll (sampling challenges are facilitated by Section 4-F-2)
Section 3-K. Election Election
Section 4-F-2. Voter Registration A nationwide and up-to-date voter registration database makes it easy and inexpensive to draw random samples of citizens.
Section 4-F-4. Communication By broadcasting the activities of the deliberative committee, a larger portion of the citizenry is invited to think about an issue, possibly approaching a deliberation day.