Committee on Legislation has three principal functions:
- Monitor activity in the legislative and regulatory
bodies of the Federal Government, New York State Government and its local
governments, relating to entertainment, arts and sports as well as those of
interest and concern to the legal profession.
- Advise, assist and counsel the EASL Section’s
Executive Committee and the Section’s substantive law committees in the
preparation and submission of recommendations and reports on proposed or
pending legislative or regulatory matters, in accordance with NYSBA’s Bylaws
- Coordinate the exchange of legislative and regulatory
information as well as EASL Section advocacy with the NYS Bar Association’s
Department of Government Relations and the NYS Bar Association Standing
Committee on Legislative Policy and Federal Legislation.
The Committee is chaired by Steven H. Richman
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