Updated: Sept. 12, 2018

The Board of Governors Legislative Committee is comprised of 11 members who meet weekly just before and throughout the legislative session. The Committee's primary purpose is to consider legislation of interest to the WSBA and provide guidance as needed to the Bar's Outreach and Legislative Affairs staff, who typically present legislation for review to the Committee. The Committee is authorized, after consideration of GR 12 and subject to the procedural requirements of the WSBA Bylaws, to take a position on legislation on behalf of the WSBA.


2017-18 BOG Legislative Committee Roster

  • Chris Meserve, Committee Chair
  • James Doane, Committee Vice-Chair
  • Brad Furlong, Board of Governors President
  • Bill Pickett, Board of Governors President-Elect
  • Bill Hyslop, Board of Governors Immediate Past-President

 

 

  • Kim Risenmay, Governor, District 1, Treasurer
  • Dan Clark, Governor, District 4
  • Rajeev Majumdar, Governor, District 2
  • Paul Swegle, Governor, District 7 North
  • Kyle Sciuchetti, Governor, District 3
  • Paula Littlewood, WSBA Executive Director

Meetings

The Board of Governors Legislative Committee meets weekly during each legislative session and other times throughout the year via conference call. Meeting minutes will be be uploaded below as meetings occur through the duration of the legislative session.

2018 Meetings

March 2: agenda | minutes

Jan. 26: agenda | minutes

Jan. 12: agenda | minutes

Jan. 5: agenda | minutes

2017 Meetings

Dec. 6: agenda

Aug. 11: agenda

May 26: canceled

May 19: canceled

May 12: agenda | minutes

May 5: canceled

April 28: canceled

April 21: agenda | minutes

April 14: canceled

April 7: agenda | minutes

March 31: canceled

March 24: agenda | minutes

March 17: agenda | minutes

March 10: canceled

March 3: agenda | minutes

Feb. 24: agenda | minutes

Feb. 17: agenda | minutes

Feb. 10: agenda | minutes

Jan. 13: agenda | minutes

Jan. 27: canceled

Jan. 20: agenda | minutes

Jan. 6: agenda | minutes

2016 Meetings

Oct. 31: agenda | minutes

Oct. 21: agenda | minutes

Aug. 15: agenda | minutes

June 14: minutes

April 18: agenda | minutes

March 21: agenda | minutes

March 7: agenda | minutes

Feb. 29: canceled

Feb. 22: agenda | minutes

Feb. 15: canceled

Feb. 8: agenda | minutes

Feb. 1: agenda | minutes

Jan. 25: agenda | minutes

Jan. 18: agenda | minutes

Jan. 11: agenda | minutes