Recent Section Sponsored Policy

2021 Midyear Meeting (Virtual)

Section Sponsored

  1. 21M107A (decriminalization of pregnancy outcomes)

  2. 21M107B  (supporting voting procedure and the popular vote)

  3. 21M107C ( HIV status should not disqualify from military service)

  4. 21M107D (United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples)

Section Co-sponsored

  1. 21M10F (urging officer training during traffic stops)

  2. 21M103B (recommending withdrawal of Attorney General opinions inconsistent with legal standards)

  3. 21M105 (allow menstrual products to Bar exams)

  4. 21M111 (prohibit firearms near voting stations)

  5. 21M112 (reinstate the 2015 Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule)
  6. 21M113 (include all Americans in the Census and congressional districts)


2020 Annual Meeting (Virtual)

Section Sponsored

  1. 20A116A (oversight in lethal force by law enforcement)

  2. 20A116B (fair lending laws)

  3. 20A116C (opposing laws discriminatory towards transgender and non-binary individuals)

  4. 20A116D (sanitary supplies and PPE for inmates)

  5. 20A116E (voting for pretrial detainees)

  6. 20A116G (implicit bias training for all legal professionals)

  7. 20A116H (opposing criminal disenfranchisement)

  8. 20A301A (curtail use of qualified immunity)

  9. 20A301B (establish Juneteenth as a holiday)

  10. 20A301C (opposing use of force by law enforcement in First Amendment activity)

Section Co-Sponsored

  1. 20A100B (banning racial discrimination on the basis of hair)

  2. 20A101 (adopting the American Bar Association Election Administration Guidelines and Commentary and urging election officials to do so)

  3. 20A103 (opposing use of restraints on preschool, elementary, and secondary children in schools)

  4. 20A110 (urging Veterans Affairs to remove regulatory barriers to full accreditation of Tribal Veterans Service Officers)

  5. 20A111B (opposing strip searches of youth)

  6. 20A113A (reauthorize VAWA)

  7. 20A113B (healthcare providers and patient consent for pelvic exams)

  8. 20A113C (adopting DOJ guidance from Identifying and Preventing Gender Bias in Law Enforcement Response to Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence and urging others to do so)

  9. 20A115 (urging legal professions to include individuals who were system-impacted in youth)

  10. 20A300A (opposing disinformation in voting)

  11. 20A300B (urging digital literacy to prevent disinformation operations)

2020 Midyear Meeting (Austin)

Section Sponsored

  1. 20M112 (remove voting barriers for indigenous individuals)

Section Co-Sponsored

  1. 20M10A (urging data collection and redress of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women )

  2. 20M10D (allow habeas corpus individuals to bring a civil rights claim pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983)

  3. 20M107A (outlaw transfer of firearms without background checks)

  4. 20M107B (supporting background checks)

  5. 20M107C (urging for defined requirements of storing firearms) 

  6. 20M108 (voter pre-registration for eligible 16-18 year-olds)

  7. 20M114 (allow alternative address for voter registration)

  8. 20M116 (VAWA reauthorization and prosecution of crimes against indigenous women)

  9. 20M118 (secure elections by funding National Institute of Standards and Technology)

2019 Annual Meeting (San Francisco)

Section Sponsored

  1. 19A115A (Indian Health Service health care exempt from government shutdowns)

  2. 19A115B (remedies for pay discrimination on the basis of sex)

  3. 19A115C (supporting the Indian Child Welfare Act)

  4. 19A115D (limiting law enforcement’s obtaining information of news media members)

  5. 19A115E (urging law enforcement to adopt regulations like those set by the Commission on Police Officer and Standard Training)

  6. 19A115F (urging government to not impose upon health care providers)

  7. 19A115H (human right to basic income)

Section Co-Sponsored

  1. 19A105 (limiting firearms in courthouses)

  2. 19A113B (prioritize dignity rights in legislation

  3. 19A113C (enforce the the Arms Export Control Act and the Foreign Assistance Act)


Additional Meeting Policies are forthcoming

2019 Midyear Meeting (Las Vegas)

2018 Annual Meeting (Chicago)

2018 Midyear Meeting (Vancouver, Canada)

2017 Annual Meeting (New York)

2017 Midyear Meeting (Miami)

2016 Annual Meeting (San Francisco)

2016 Midyear Meeting (San Diego)

2015 Annual Meeting (Chicago)

2015 Midyear Meeting (Houston)

2014 Annual Meeting (Boston)

2014 Midyear Meeting (Chicago)