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NCJ Number: 149793 Find in a Library
Title: North Carolina Courts Commission Report to the 1993 General Assembly of North Carolina, 1994 Session
Corporate Author: North Carolina Courts Cmssn
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 28
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
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North Carolina Courts Cmssn
Raleigh, NC 27611
North Carolina Legislative Library
Raleigh, NC 27611
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
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United States of America

North Carolina Legislative Library
Room 2126, 2226
State Legislative Building
Raleigh, NC 27611
United States of America

NCJRS Photocopy Services
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Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Survey
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report summarizes the proceedings of the North Carolina Courts Commission from January through May 1994 and its recommendations regarding educational qualifications and salaries of magistrates, funding for a new State judicial center, process servers, and salaries for judges.
Abstract: At its three meetings, the commission focused on victim compensation, district court jurisdiction in civil and criminal cases, role definitions in the court system, and judicial salaries and qualifications. The commission recommended raising educational qualifications and salaries for magistrates; appropriating planning money for a new judicial facility to house the State Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals, and the Administrative Office of the Courts; allowing private process servers to serve process when a proper officer returns service of process unexecuted; and increasing the salaries of State Supreme Court justices, appellate court judges, superior court judges, and district court judges. Appended background information and list of the 1993-94 members of the commission
Main Term(s): Court reform
Index Term(s): Judge selection; Judicial compensation; Magistrates; North Carolina
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