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Title: SURVEY OF RECORDS KEEPING IN GEORGIA COURTS
Corporate Author: Georgia Judicial Council
Administrative Office of the Courts
United States of America
Project Director: C PERRIN; R SEWELL
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 350
Sponsoring Agency: Georgia Judicial Council
Atlanta, GA 30334
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 73A-0052; 76A-08-001
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: RECOGNIZING A NEED FOR A MORE UNIFORM SYSTEM OF KEEPING AND RETRIEVING RECORDS TO FACILITATE STATEWIDE INFORMATION PROCESSING, JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATORS CONDUCTED A STUDY OF RECORDS MANAGEMENT IN COURT-RELATED OFFICES.
Abstract: THE DOCUMENT BEGINS WITH A DESCRIPTION OF THE STATUTORY RULES AND REQUIREMENTS THAT GOVERN DOCKET KEEPING AND RECORD RETENTION PROCEDURES IN GEORGIA COURTS. THE SECOND SECTION DESCRIBES THE VARIOUS DOCKETS KEPT IN GEORGIA COURTS. NEXT, THE OTHER COMPONENTS OF RECORD SYSTEMS SUCH AS FILING SYSTEMS AND RECORD FORMS ARE DETAILED. THE FINAL SECTION PRESENTS A SUMMARY OF CONCLUSIONS DRAWN FROM THE FINDINGS OF THE STUDY. THE APPENDICES CONTAIN INFORMATION ON THE DATA COLLECTION TECHNIQUES OF THE RESEARCHERS, THE PROPOSED FORMAT FOR UNIFORM DOCKETS, AND OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)...KAP
Index Term(s): Court records; Georgia (USA); Information processing; Records management
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