HB 1474 - eliminating the requirement that an attorney be a member of the bar

posted Mar 9, 2012, 8:04 PM by Bill Duncan   [ updated Mar 9, 2012, 8:04 PM ]
Docket (Passed House 199-88)

AN ACT relative to eliminating the requirement that attorneys be members of the state bar association.

SPONSORS: Rep. Mirski, Graf 10; Rep. Ingbretson, Graf 5; Rep. Sorg, Graf 3; Rep. Balboni, Hills 21; Rep. Warden, Hills 7; Rep. Comerford, Rock 9; Sen. De Blois, Dist 18

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

This bill prohibits requiring membership in any bar association or other professional organization as a condition for practicing law or for appointment to certain positions.