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Task Force on Admissions Regulation Reform
Notice and Agenda
Monday, June 11, 2012
10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
The State Bar Of California
1149 South Hill Street
Board Room, 7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90015-2299
(213) 765-1000

Questions regarding any agenda item should be directed to the Committee Coordinator(s), Teri Greenman at (415) 538-2454 or Chair, Jon Streeter at (415) 676-2249. Committee members are requested to notify the Committee Coordinator as early as possible in advance of the meeting if they wish to remove any item/s from the consent agenda.

Committee Members: Hon. Steve Brick, Hon. Audrey Collins, George Davis, Matt Edling, Richard Frankel, Karen Goodman, Loren Kieve, Wells Lyman, Dennis Mangers, Dean Shauna Marshall, James McManis, Steve Nissen, Heather Rosing, Robert Shives, Prof. Marjorie Shultz, Jill Switzer, Dean Deanell Tacha, Bill Vickrey, Patricia White, Alan Yochelson.
The rules of the State Bar permit Board members who are not committee members to participate but not vote in the committee meeting. If a majority of Board members is present, the meeting is a meeting of the Board as a whole but no formal action by the full Board will take place.

The order of business is approximate and subject to change.

For meetings of the Board and Board Committees. Committee meetings and items scheduled for a particular day may be moved to an earlier or later day to facilitate business of the Board and Board Committees.

Call in Number: (800) 201-2375

Passcode: 299242

Open Session

I. Chair's Report
Call For Public Comment
Oral Report
II. Consent
III. Action
IV. Discussion/Information
A. Introductions


B. Panel I:  Overview of Other Jurisdictions

This panel will explore approaches taken by other states with respect to practical skills training.

C. Panel II: Overview of Other Professions

This panel will explore approaches by other professions with respect to practical skills training.

D. Panel III: Overview of Viewpoints

This panel will explore the different viewpoints that experts hold with respect to the regulatory body enacting a practical skills requirement.

E. Closing Remarks
V. Reports
Closed Session

I. Consent
II. Action
III. Advice of counsel pertaining to matters on the open agenda
Advice of counsel pertaining to matters on the open agenda
IV. Discussion/Information
V. Reports
* Closed under Rule 6.55(A)(1) of the Rules of the State Bar to receive advice of counsel.