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Online dues payment

The board of governors enacted amendments to the Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code §6140(b) on an interim basis to allow testing of online dues payment as a pilot project for new lawyers who passed the bar exam last month. Based on the response to and effectiveness of the program, the board will decide whether to adopt the amendments permanently and to make online dues payment generally available beginning with payment of the 2004 membership fees. The board will then also determine whether to charge members paying online an additional fee to defray the costs, as permitted by Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code §6140(b).

SOURCE: Board of Governors
DEADLINE: August 14, 2003 05:00 PM
CONTACT: Cheryl Nishimura
415-538-2592 fax
Office of Information Technology 180 Howard
San Francisco, CA 94105
Proposed Public Comment
Dues waiver for Iraq service

Rule change to provide waiver of the 2003 membership fees and penalties for any member of the State Bar who also is a member of the reserve components of the armed forces ordered to report for active duty as a result of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

SOURCE: Committee on Member Oversight
DEADLINE: August 21, 2003 05:00 PM
CONTACT: Elyse Cotant
415-538-2361 fax
Member Billing Services 180 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Proposed Public Comment
Identity theft

Changes to Rules and Regula-tions of the State Bar would require submission of additional documentation proving the identity of the person requesting a name or address change or a replacement bar card or wall certificate.

SOURCE: Committee on Planning, Program Development and Budget
DEADLINE: September 10, 2003 05:00 PM
CONTACT: Robert McPhail
180 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Proposed Public Comment
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