Date Chartered: 8/1/1986


The Section on Poverty Law promotes the communication of ideas, interests and activities among members of the section and makes recommendations to the Association on matters concerning laws affecting the poor, particularly public benefit programs and related health, welfare, social services, housing, food, family and consumer issues.

Leadership   Listserv & Member-Only Content


Poverty Law 2017 Newsletter (PDF)
Poverty Law 2016 Newsletter (PDF)

Annual Meeting Programs


Main Program
Pro-Bono & Public Service Opportunities Service Project (Co-sponsored by Poverty Law)
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues (Co-sponsored by Poverty Law)