The Commission of Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs has the following powers and duties:

  1. Study the opportunities for and changing needs of the Asian and Pacific Islander persons in this state.
  2. Serve as liaison between the Office of Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs and the public, sharing information and gathering constituency input.
  3. Recommend administrative rules.
  4. Recommend legislative and executive action to the governor and general assembly. 
  5. Establish advisory committees, work groups, or other coalitions as appropriate. 


CAPI Strategic Plan 2022-2024