Resolution 4 – In Support of the Statement of Best Practices for State Funding of Civil Legal Aid Prepared by the ABA Resource Center for Access to Justice Initiatives. Resolution 4 may be of particular interest and practical value to those of you working on state legislative funding. This Resolution came out of the Government Affairs Committee, chaired by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman of New York. The Best Practices referred to is the ABA Resource Center’s document, Supreme Court Leadership on State Legislative Funding for Civil Legal Aid (also attached). Many of you helped in creating this Best Practices document, which is the result of conversations at ATJ Chairs Meetings, State Funding Roundtables, and telephone calls over the years