Public Policy Update from the State Bar of Michigan

February 17, 2023
Volume 21, Issue 8

The State Bar of Michigan will be closed on Monday, February 20, in observance of Presidents' Day.

In the Capitol

2/22 House Appropriations Subcommittee on Judiciary, 10:30 a.m. MORE
Overview of the FY 2023-24 Judiciary Budget Request -- Chief Justice Elizabeth Clement, Michigan Supreme Court.

2/23 House Appropriations Subcommittee on Corrections, 10:30 a.m. MORE
Presentation by the Department of Corrections – Budget Overview and FY 2024 Executive Budget Recommendation.

Complete Committee Meeting List

Legislation Introduced
Recently bills were introduced in the following areas of law:

At the Bar


Volunteers needed to develop recommendations to improve programs
The Michigan Court Reporting and Recording Board of Review is seeking volunteers to serve on three new subcommittees.

State Bar of Michigan celebrates attorneys with 50 years of membership
The State Bar of Michigan will host its annual 50-Year Golden Celebration luncheon on Thursday, May 25, 2023.

Links of Interest

SBM Public Policy Resource Center
Public Acts
Michigan Supreme Court
Michigan Legislature
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