WHEREAS, the Philadelphia Bar Association has for many years worked to ensure the viability of local providers of legal services to the poor;
WHEREAS, the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Task Force on Legal Services to the Needy, Part II has issued its "Summary of Report and Recommendations, April 13, 1999," which proposes several methods of increasing funding for legal services for the poor.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Philadelphia Bar Association commends the Pennsylvania Bar Task Force for its work.
AND BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Philadelphia Bar Association endorses the Task Force Report and its recommendations.
PHILADELPHIA BAR ASSOCIATION
BOARD OF GOVERNORS
ADOPTED: April 29, 1999