The ACBL Laws Commission consists of a minimum of nine (9) members and a maximum of fifteen (15) members. The President of ACBL with the approval of the ACBL Board of Directors appoints the members and each serves for a five-year term. The Commission, in cooperation with the Laws Commission of the World Bridge Federation, prepares the Laws under which both duplicate and rubber bridge games are governed. These Laws are reviewed and revised periodically by the Commission, also in cooperation with the Laws Commission of the World Bridge Federation.