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Public comment rules

Proposed revisions seek to update and simplify the bar's public comment rules by reorganizing and consolidating them, deleting those that are unnecessary, defining those subject to public comment rules and streamlining the process.

SOURCE: Member Oversight Committee
DEADLINE: November 21, 2002 05:00 PM
CONTACT: Pat Bermudez
Pat.Bermudez@calbar.ca.gov
415-538-2270
415-538-2270 fax
180 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94105-1639
 
Open meeting rules

Revisions to the board's open meeting rules add and modify definitions, provide procedures for meetings by teleconference, and allows notice and agendas to be posted online.

SOURCE: Member Oversight Committee
DEADLINE: November 21, 2002 05:00 PM
CONTACT: Pat Bermudez
Pat.Bermudez@calbar.ca.gov
415-538-2270
180 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94105-1639
 
Bar court pilot program

New rule of procedure of the State Bar would create a pilot program in State Bar Court to refer respondents with substance abuse and mental health issues to the Lawyer Assistance Program.

SOURCE: Planning, Program Development and Budget cCmmittee
DEADLINE: November 29, 2002 05:00 PM
CONTACT: Michael Alewine
sbcourt@calbar.ca.gov
415-538-2017
180 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94105-1639
 
Discipline system

A series of recommendations from an ABA committee concerning the State Bar's discipline system and the Regulation, Admissions and Discipline committee's proposed responses, are out for public comment

SOURCE: Regulation, Admissions and Discipline Committee
DEADLINE: November 29, 2002 05:00 PM
CONTACT: Cynthia Bussiere
Cynthia.Bussiere@calbar.ca.gov
415-538-2386
180 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94105-1639
 
LAP financial aid

New rules to establish the Lawyer Assistance Program's financial assistance program, as required by Business & Professions Code §6235(b).

SOURCE: Board of Governors
DEADLINE: December 4, 2002 05:00 PM
CONTACT: Rita Zahir
Rita.Zahir@calbar.ca.gov
213-765-1149
1149 S. Hill St.
Los Angeles, CA 94105-1639
 
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