House Bills | Senate Bills
Other Resolutions | Section and Committee Participation
The following bills, introduced in the Michigan Legislature during the 2015-2016 Legislative Session, may be considered by the Board of Commissioners. Their listing here does not necessarily mean that a position will be taken, nor that the subject matter has been determined to be within the scope of permissible State Bar advocacy. If a position for or against is adopted by the required two-thirds vote, that action will be reported under the State Bar position on bills. You may obtain copies of the bills from the Michigan Legislature.
Meeting Dates for the Board of Commissioners
Comments concerning these bills may be made:
- In writing to Janet Welch, Executive Director, State Bar of Michigan, Michael Franck Building, 306 Townsend Street, Lansing, MI 48933-2012.
- By telephonic communications to Janet Welch at the State Bar of Michigan to (517) 346-6375.
- By electronic response or view electronic comments submitted by other members.
Appearances before the Board to comment can also be arranged. Please contact Janet Welch at the State Bar of Michigan for further information at (517) 346-6375.
Section and Committee Participation
The State Bar refers bills of interest to sections and committees whose jurisdiction is within the subject matter of the bill. Responses submitted are used by the Public Policy, Image, and Identity Committee of the State Bar, as well as the Board of Commissioners and Representative Assembly to determine what position, if any, the State Bar should take on a particular bill or issue.