Legislative Committee



Who We Are

Legislative Committee members are appointed annually from members of the Assembly.



What We Do

2022-23 Legislative Proposal Form for use by sections and committees seeking adoption of the proposal by the MSBA as a whole.
2022-23 Section Only Legislative Proposal Form for use by sections seeking approval for a section-only legislative position.
The legislative committee reviews legislative proposals and makes recommendations to the MSBA Assembly, and coordinates the lobbying efforts of the MSBA.
The legislative committee reviews legislative proposals and makes recommendations to the MSBA Assembly, and coordinates the lobbying efforts of the MSBA.

The Legislative Committee reviews legislative proposals from sections and committees, and makes recommendations to the MSBA Assembly. The committee provides advice to the Council on lobbying efforts, develops grassroots activity, and oversee member communications. 

Chart of Policy-Making Process



Schedule

2022-23 Bar Year - meetings will take place via zoom
September 26, 9:00-10:30 a.m.Legislative Committee Meeting: Annual Legislative Preview
November 4Legislative Proposals due
November 18Comments on Proposals due
November 29Legislative Committee Meeting to Consider Legislative Proposals and Lobbying priorities
December 1 and December 9Council (12/1) and Assembly (12/9) meetings at which the Legislative Committee recommendations are considered


Leadership & Staffing

Chair
Mike Boulette

Contract Lobbyist
Bryan Lake

Staff Liaison
Nancy Mischel | 612-278-6331



Capitol & Court Connection

A weekly e-newsletter emailed during the legislative session designed to keep members informed about hot legislative topics and MSBA activities and initiatives at the Capitol. Login to Access