Public Policy Update from the State Bar of Michigan
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July 18, 2016
Volume 14, Issue 29

In the Capitol

The House of Representatives and Senate have adjourned for summer break. Tentative session days have been scheduled for August 3rd in both chambers.
House Schedule
Senate Schedule

Committee Meetings of Interest This Week—Complete List

7/20 Senate Appropriations: Corrections, 10:30 a.m. More
Pell Grants for Prisoners.

In the Hall of Justice

High School Students to Study Fourth Amendment; Render Opinion in Knock and Talk Case During 'Moot Court'

Statement from Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert P. Young, Jr.
Statement released in response to the shooting at the Berrien County Courthouse.

At the Bar

Consumer Reviews—The SBM Member Directory Way

Judicial Vacancy—18th Probate Court, Mecosta & Osceola Counties

July 22 Board of Commissioners Public Policy Agenda
The Public Policy, Image and Identity Committee will be meeting on Friday, July 22, 2016 to make recommendations for the full Board of Commissioners on public policy items. The agenda can be found online. Members of the State Bar are invited to submit comments to Board of Commissioners on any of the items on the agenda. All comments received before the July 22 meeting will be shared with the Board.

Links of Interest

SBM Public Policy Resource Center
Michigan Supreme Court
Michigan Legislature
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