Governing Documents

The operation of the State Bar of Texas is governed by statute (Government Code Section 81) and internal rules and policies. Read them here.

State Bar Act (Government Code Section 81)

Adopted by the Legislature in 1939, this law governs the operations and responsibilities of the State Bar.

Strategic Plan

We are required by law to develop a comprehensive, long-range strategic plan for the State Bar of Texas. This plan includes goals and how these goals are measured, which must be reported to the Supreme Court of Texas every year.

State Bar Board Policy Manual

State Bar Rules

Performance Measures

Texas Public Information Act

Public Information Act Notice and Contact Information