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Title: Virginia State of the Judiciary Report 1999
Corporate Author: Supreme Court of Virginia
United States of America
Editor(s): Cecil W. Miller Jr. Ph.D.; Tricia D. Muller MPA
Date Published: 2000
Page Count: 488
Sponsoring Agency: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Supreme Court of Virginia
Richmond, VA 23219
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Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America

Supreme Court of Virginia
Office of the Executive Secretary
100 North Ninth Street, 3rd Fl.
Richmond, VA 23219
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This is a report on the state of the Virginia judiciary in 1999.
Abstract: The report includes organizational charts of the Virginia Judicial Branch and Court Structure. The report is divided into seven sections. The first section reviews major activities of the judicial system, including a summary of courts' jurisdiction and structure and information on provision of indigent defense services and the involuntary mental commitment process. Caseload Summaries presents a survey of activity in the 31 circuits and 32 districts in the Commonwealth. Judicial Policy Making Bodies presents the names of individuals serving on the Judicial Council, the Committee on District Courts and the Judicial Conferences and their committees. The remaining four sections present the names and terms of justices and judges serving in the State's various courts; personnel, salary and classification plans for the district courts and magistrate system; detailed and summary caseload data for all circuit and district courts; and expenditure and review data for circuit and district courts. Tables, figures, notes
Main Term(s): Courts
Index Term(s): Caseloads; Court appointed counsel; Court structure; Judges; Judicial compensation; State court funding; State courts; State judicial councils; Virginia
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