Approve and recommend to the legislature a budget for the board and program.
Establish procedures for distribution of funding.
Establish standards, administrative policies, procedures, and rules that affect a GAL's work.
Appoint a Program Administrator.
Permissive Duties of the Board
Adopt standards, policies, or procedures necessary to ensure quality advocacy for best interests of children.
Propose statutory changes to legislature and rule changes to the Supreme Court.
GAL Board Meetings
The first 15 minutes of each Board meeting is open for members of the public to address the Board and information on the State GAL Board Policy on Public Comment can be found below. If you are interested in providing public comment during the open forum portion of a Board meeting, please contact Tami Baker-Olson at 651-215-9467 .