The Legislative Monitoring Committee focuses on the following measures:

  • Administration of justice
  • Court organization, selection, tenure, salary and other incidents of the judicial office
  • Rules and laws affecting practice and procedure in the courts and in administrative bodies exercising adjudicatory functions
  • The practice of law

OBA Bylaws Art. VIII Sec 3

Legislative Proposals and Endorsements in Principle:

  • The House of Delegates has the authority to place a measure on the Legislative Program or to endorse it in principle, with at least a 60% vote.

OBA Bylaws Art. VIII Sec 5

Action by the Association upon proposals for improvement of the law by legislation or by judicial rule shall consist of:

  • Adoption as part of the Legislative Program of the Association;
  • Endorsement in principle.

OBA Bylaws Art. VIII Sec 2

Friday, Jan. 27, 2023
Oklahoma Bar Center | Emerson Hall
Includes 3 hours of MCLE


9 a.m.            Welcome from President/Introduction LMC Chair

9:05 a.m.       Legislative Basics – Clay Taylor and Angela Ailles-Bahm

9:55 a.m.       Break

10 a.m.          60 Bills in 60 Minutes


Cannabis Bills | Amber Peckio Garrett

Governmental Law | Teena Gunter

Civil Procedure/Courts | Paul Cason

Environmental/Natural Resources | Taylor Venus

Native American Law | Seth Paxton

Family Law | Stacy Acord

11:00 a.m.       Break

11:10 a.m.       Legislative Panel with Moderator Jari Askins and speakers Sen. Brent Howard, Sen. Kay Floyd, Rep. Chris Kannady and Rep. Jason Lowe

12:10 p.m.       Adjourn

To participate
RSVP to Alisha Davidson or call 405-416-7014.