November 2022 House of Delegates Meeting

November 2022 House of Delegates Meeting

Formal comments on these reports may be sent to [email protected] by Wednesday, October 19, 2022.

Reports Scheduled for the Consideration of the House of Delegates and the Executive Committee

Resolution and report of the Task Force on the U.S. Territories – First Task Force Report

Resolution and report of the Women in Law Section – Supporting Abortion Rights and the New York State Equal Rights Amendment

Report and recommendations of the Committee on Legal Aid and President’s Committee on Access to Justice – Joint Report on Access to Justice During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Report and recommendations of the Committee on Procedures for Judicial Discipline – Report Regarding Suspension as a Mode of Judicial Discipline – Co-sponsored by the Committee on the New York State Constitution

Reports Scheduled for the Consideration of the Executive Committee Only

Trusts and Estates Law Section – Affirmative Legislative Proposal – Equity for Surviving Spouses Act (“ESSA”) as resubmitted – Co-Sponsored by the Committee on Legal Aid

Committee on Civil Practice Law and Rules – Affirmative Legislative Proposal – Amending NY City Civil Court Act §§1808 & 1808- A; Uniform District Court Act §§1808 & & 1808-A; Uniform City Court Act §§1808 & & 1808A; and Uniform Justice Court Act §1808 – all of which are titled “Judgment obtained to be res judicata in certain cases”

Committee on Children and the Law – Affirmative Legislative Proposal – Amending Family Court Act § 115

Committee on Civil Practice Law and Rules – Affirmative Legislative Proposal – Amending CPLR § 4013

Draft Reports Submitted to the Reports Group But Not Yet Scheduled for Consideration at a Future Meeting

 

Formal comments on these reports may be sent to [email protected] by Wednesday, October 19, 2022.

 

Note to Presenters: If you intend to use a PowerPoint presentation to accompany your report to the Executive Committee and/or House of Delegates, please use the PowerPoint template provided below.

Notice on Reports to be Scheduled for the January 19, 2023, Executive Committee Meeting and the January 20, 2023, House of Delegates Meeting 

The Reports Group submission filing deadline is Monday, November 7th, 2022, for the January 2023 meetings of the House of Delegates and Executive Committee.

Any reports for which formal action will be requested at the January 2023 meetings should be submitted to the Reports Group by this date.

The written report should be sent to [email protected], and the following form completed online to accompany the submission of the report: https://getstarted.nysba.org/submitreport/

Reports filed with the Reports Group after Monday, November 7th, 2022, require the approval of the Association President and the Chair of the House of Delegates (i.e., the President-Elect) to be scheduled for consideration at the January 2023 meetings.  The Rules of the Executive Committee and House of Delegates for the Consideration of Reports are available at this link:  https://nysba.org/app/uploads/2020/06/Final-New-Rules-for-Submission-of-Reports-corrected-4-12-11-002.pdf