The Judicial Council of California regularly reviews state and national trends, court system values, external mandates, stakeholder expectations, and other forces that shape the environment of the courts. The council responds to these issues by setting long-range strategic goals and developing systematic initiatives to meet these goals.
Justice in Focus: The Strategic Plan for California Judicial Branch 2006-2012
Goal I - Access, Fairness, and Diversity
Goal II - Independence and Accountability
Goal III - Modernization of Management and Administration
Goal IV - Quality of Justice and Service to the Public
Goal V - Education for Branchwide Professional Excellence
Goal VI - Branchwide Infrastructure for Service Excellence