In compliance with the Rule 10.804, which requires the Judicial Council of California to adopt financial policies and procedures, this manual has been developed to establish the financial and accounting policies of California's 58 trial courts. First published in 2001, this edition of the manual was amended and effective as of December 16, 2016. It is intended to assist the trial courts in complying with statutory requirements and administrative policies and procedures for trial court fiscal management.
Questions regarding the manual or suggestions for improving the next version of the manual can be directed to:
Robert Downs at 916-643-7018 or at Robert.Downs@jud.ca.gov.