Resolution Submission Form
Resolutions are now being accepted for the 2019 LSMS House of Delegates

The House of Delegates is the policymaking body that decides LSMS position on public policies. By submitting a resolution, you are shaping LSMS position on the most pressing issues in health care. In January, delegates will vote on whether to adopt submitted resolutions as official LSMS policy.

What is a resolution?
A resolution is a proposed policy statement on a particular issue. Adopted resolutions become official LSMS policy and guide all advocacy efforts.

Who can submit a resolution?
Resolutions may be presented by a delegate, an alternate delegate, a Chartered Parish Society, a general officer of the Society, the Board of Governors, a Council or Standing Committee of the Louisiana State Medical Society, or a Standing Committee of the House of Delegates.

What is the deadline for submission?
You can submit a resolution anytime until December 11, 2018. The House of Delegates will vote on resolutions at the HOD meeting on January 25-26. After December 11, 2018, a resolution is considered late and must be reviewed by the LSMS Committee on Rules & Order of Business.

How do I submit a resolution?
Please complete the form below by December 11, 2018. Contact Terri Watson,, with any questions or concerns.