June-July 2021 ABA Notices
PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION, BYLAWS AND HOUSE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Proposed amendments to the Constitution, Bylaws and House Rules of Procedure of the American Bar Association have been duly filed with the Secretary of the association by the indicated sponsoring members of the association for consideration by the House of Delegates at the 2021 ABA Annual Meeting in Chicago. Go to ambar.org/amendments for the full text of this notice.
2022 STATE DELEGATE ELECTION
Pursuant to Section 6.3(a) of the ABA’s Constitution, 16 states will elect state delegates for three-year terms beginning at the adjournment of the 2022 annual meeting. The deadline for receipt of nomination petitions is Wednesday, Dec. 8. Go to ambar.org/2021-statedel to find the states conducting elections as well as election rules and procedures.
2022 BOARD OF GOVERNORS ELECTION
The secretary hereby gives notice that at the 2022 midyear meeting, the Nominating Committee will announce nominations for district and at-large positions on the ABA Board of Governors for three-year terms beginning at the conclusion of the 2022 annual meeting. The deadline for receipt of nomination petitions is Wednesday, Jan. 5. Go to ambar.org/2022-BOGdel to find a list of the district and at-large positions conducting elections and the election rules and procedures.
2021 DELEGATES-AT-LARGE ELECTION RESULTS
The 2021 delegates-at-large election was uncontested. At the 2021 annual meeting, the secretary shall certify to the chair of the House of Delegates that the following members will be elected to three-year terms as delegates-at-large (2022-2025) to the House of Delegates: Jeremy D. Burkhart (Virginia); Michael H. Byowitz (New York); William C. Carpenter Jr. (Delaware); Kelly-Ann Clarke (Texas); Mario A. Sullivan (Illinois); and Susan M. Holden (Minnesota). In addition, Christopher S. Jennison (Maryland) was elected for a one-year term (2021-2022) to fill a delegate-at-large vacancy. Go to ambar.org/DALresults to view the biographies.
ANNUAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS
The Annual Meeting of the Members of the American Bar Endowment will be held on Monday, Aug. 9, at 1:30 p.m., after the lunch break for the House of Delegates. The agenda includes the election of two Board members. Go to abendowment.org for the full text of this notice.
NOMINATING COMMITTEE BUSINESS SESSION AND CANDIDATES FORUM AT THE 2021 ABA HYBRID ANNUAL MEETING
The Secretary hereby gives notice that the Nominating Committee will meet in conjunction with the 2021 ABA Hybrid Annual Meeting on Sunday, Aug. 8, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. CST at the Hyatt Regency Chicago Hotel in the Grand Hall K-N (East Tower, Ballroom Level) beginning with the business session at 9 a.m. Immediately following the business session, the Nominating Committee will hear from candidates seeking an officer nomination at the 2022 Midyear Meeting and will review the final agenda and procedures for the Aug. 9 to 10 hybrid meetings of the House of Delegates. This portion of the meeting is open to Association members. In addition, immediately following the Candidates Forum, the Nominating Committee will meet in executive session from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. CST.
2021 ABA HYBRID ANNUAL MEETING: MEETING OF THE MEMBERSHIP
The Secretary hereby gives notice to the members of the American Bar Association that the meeting of the membership will be held in conjunction with the 2021 ABA Hybrid Annual Meeting Nominating Committee Business Session and the Candidates Forum on Sunday, Aug. 8, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Chicago Hotel in the Grand Hall K-N (East Tower, Ballroom Level).