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Title: WASHINGTON - OFFICE OF THE ADMINISTRATOR FOR THE COURTS ANNUAL REPORT, 21ST, 1977
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Washington Office of the Administrator for the Courts
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 126
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Washington Office of the Administrator for the Courts
Olympia, WA 98504
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: AN OVERVIEW OF THE STATUS OF THE STATE COURT SYSTEM IN WASHINGTON STATE PRESENTED FOR 1977.
Abstract: THE COST OF THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM IS DETAILED. EXPENDITURES BY THE STATE AND THE LOCAL GOVERNMENTS ARE NOTED, AS ARE REVENUES FROM COURT OPERATIONS. THE STATUS OF THE VARIOUS STATE COURTS IS SUMMARIZED. THE SUPREME COURT, COURT OF APPEALS, SUPERIOR COURTS, DISTRICT COURTS ARE EXAMINED. STATISTICAL TABLES ON COURT ACTIVITY ARE PRESENTED REGARDING EACH OF THE STATE COURTS. THE ACTIVITIES OF VARIOUS JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEES, INSTITUTIONS, AND ORGANIZATIONS ARE DETAILED, INCLUDING THE WORK OF THE BOARD ON JUDICIAL TRAINING STANDARDS AND EDUCATION, THE COURT PLANNING COUNCIL, THE JUDICIAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS COMMITTEE, THE JUDICIAL COUNCIL, THE WASHINGTON JUDICIAL CONFERENCE, AND OTHER SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS. THE REPORT OF THE ADMINISTRATOR FOR THE COURTS IS ALSO INCLUDED. THE ACTIVITIES OF THE RESEARCH AND STATISTICS DIVISION, INFORMATION SYSTEMS DIVISION, PLANNING AND OPERATIONS DIVISION, COURT SERVICES DIVISION, AND FISCAL ADMINISTRATION ARE NOTED. LEGISLATION AFFECTING THE COURTS IS DISCUSSED, INCLUDING LEGISLATION ENACTED INTO LAW AND UNSUCCESSFUL LEGISLATION. THE JUDGES OF THE COURTS OF WASHINGTON ARE LISTED BY JURISDICTION. AN INDEX TO TABLES AND CHARTS IS PROVIDED. (KBL)
Index Term(s): State courts; Washington
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