OCT 30, 1998


Marilyn L. Graves

Clerk of Supreme Court

Madison, WI


In the Matter of the Amendment of Supreme Court Rules: SCR 10.06(1) - Election of State Bar Executive Committee Members




No. 98-07


     The court held a public hearing October 28, 1998, on the petition of the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Wisconsin requesting the amendment of SCR 10.06 (1) to provide that the four members elected annually to the Executive Committee by the Board of Governors be selected from among persons who will serve on the Board the following fiscal year. The court has considered the matters presented at the public hearing.

     IT IS ORDERED that, effective the date of this order, 10.06 (1) of the Supreme Court Rules is amended to read:

     10.06 (1) Members; selection. The executive committee consists of the president, the president-elect, the immediate past-president, the chairperson of the board of governors and 4 additional members elected annually by the board of governors from among its members at its June meeting. The 4 additional members shall be elected from among the governors elect and the current governors who will serve on the board of governors during the following fiscal year. A vacancy occurring in the selected membership may be filled by action of the board of governors.

     IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that notice of this amendment of the Supreme Court Rules shall be given by a single publication of a copy of this order in the official state newspaper and in an official publication of the State Bar of Wisconsin.

     Dated at Madison, Wisconsin, this 30th day of October, 1998.







Cornelia G. Clark,

Deputy Clerk of Court