Public Policy Update from the State Bar of Michigan
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June 1, 2020
Volume 18, Issue 22

At the Capitol

Legislation Introduced 5/26–5/28
This week bills were introduced in the following areas of law:

At the Court

Public Access to Court Proceedings Expanded Dramatically

Bar Exam to be Online Remote Essay Test

At the Bar

June 12 Board of Commissioners Public Policy Agenda
The SBM Board of Commissioners will be considering several public policy items at their June 12 meeting. The public policy agenda can be reviewed online. Members of the State Bar are invited to submit comments to the Board of Commissioners on any of the items on the agenda. All comments received before the meeting will be shared with the Board.

Voting is Underway for State Bar Elections

FAQ About COVID-19 from Michigan Lawyers

Links of Interest

SBM Public Policy Resource Center
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Michigan Legislature
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