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



Legislative Proposals (2022-2023)



Schedule

2022-2023 Bar Year—Meetings take place via Zoom

September 26, 9:00-10:30 a.m.

November 4

November 18

November 29

December 1 and December 9

Legislative Committee Meeting: Annual Legislative Preview
Legislative proposals due
Comments on proposals due
Legislative committee meeting to consider legislative proposals and lobbying priorities
Council (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