About MSBA

Legislative Committee

The legislative committee reviews legislative proposals and makes recommendations to the MSBA Assembly, and coordinates the lobbying efforts of the MSBA. Chart of Policy-Making Process

Legislative Proposal Form 2017-18 for use by Sections and Committees 

Capitol Connectionpublished weekly during the Minnesota legislative session (member log-in required)

Charge of the Legislative Committee 

Legislative Committee members are appointed from members of the Assembly. The responsibilities of the Legislative Committee include: 

• Coordinate the legislative activities of the sections and committees. 
• Provide advice to the Assembly and to the Council.
• Develop grassroots activity.  
• Oversee member communications.


Committee Chair

Gary Hansen 

Staff Liaison

Sherri Knuth
MSBA Access to Justice Director
(612) 278-6330