Public Policy Update from the State Bar of Michigan

April 4, 2022
Volume 20, Issue 14

In the Capitol

The Legislature will be in session next on April 12th.
House Session Schedule
Senate Session Schedule

Complete Committee Meeting List

At the Court

Report Shows Continued Success of Problem-Solving Courts

At the Bar

April 8 Board of Commissioners Public Policy Agenda
The SBM Board of Commissioners will be considering several public policy items at its April 8 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.

April 9 Representative Assembly Agenda
The Representative Assembly will be meeting on Saturday, April 9, 2022. The agenda is posted online. Members of the State Bar are invited to submit comments to Representative Assembly on the public policy items on the agenda, which are listed below:
Proposal to Amend MRPC 1.8
Proposal to Amend MRPC 1.15

2022 SBM Election Nominating Petitions Due April 30
Vacancy information and nominating petitions are available in the 2022 State Bar of Michigan Election Notice.

SBM Tips & Tools Virtual Seminar
The bi-annual Tips and Tools virtual seminars returns for another year.

Links of Interest

SBM Public Policy Resource Center
Public Acts
Michigan Supreme Court
Michigan Legislature
MCL Search Engines