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The DC Code: § 11-744 Judicial conference.

Index11 Organization and Jurisdiction of the Courts. (Refs & Annos)

The chief judge of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals shall summon annually the active associate judges of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the active judges of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia to a conference at a time and place that the chief judge designates, for the purpose of advising as to means of improving the administration of justice within the District of Columbia. The chief judge shall preside at such conference which shall be known as the Judicial Conference of the District of Columbia. Every judge summoned shall attend, and, unless excused by the chief judge of the District of Columbia Courts [Court] of Appeals, shall remain throughout the conference. The District of Columbia Court of Appeals shall provide by its rules for representation of and active participation by members of the District of Columbia Bar and other persons active in the legal profession at such conference.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 11-744. 1973 Ed., § 11-744. Editor's Notes In the third sentence of this section, "Court" was inserted, in brackets, to correct an error in terminology. DC CODE § 11-744 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 31, 1975, 89 Stat. 1102, Pub. L. 94-193, § 1(a); June 13, 1994, Pub. L. 103-266, § 1(b)(8), 108 Stat. 713.)