Open to the Public (Cal. Rules of Court, rule 10.6(a))
Ronald M. George State Office Complex
William C. Vickrey Judicial Council Conference Center
Malcolm M. Lucas Board Room
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, California 94102-3688
April 24, 2012 Judicial Council Meeting Public Meeting Audio Archive (MP3)
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10:30–11:00 a.m. Public Comment
[See Cal. Rules of Court, rules 10.6(d) and 10.6(e).]
Written Comments Received
11:05–11:20 a.m. Chief Justice’s Report
11:20–11:35 a.m. Interim Administrative Director’s Report
11:35–11:50 a.m. Judicial Council Committee Presentations
[under Committee Reports Tab]
Appellate Procedure: Review of California Environmental Quality Act Cases (Action Required)
Criminal Justice Realignment: Abstract of Judgment Forms (Action Required)
Family and Juvenile Law
Family Law: Miscellaneous Technical Changes to Rules (Action Required)
Juvenile Law: Extending Juvenile Court Jurisdiction—Nonminor Foster Youth (Action Required)
Probate: Substitutes for Decedent Estate Administration (Action Required)
Judicial Branch Report to the Legislature: Annual Report of Fiscal Year 2010-2011 Court Facilities Trust Fund Expenditures (Action Required)
Judicial Branch Report to the Legislature: Report on Flood Control and Water Conservation Liability in Los Angeles County (Action Required)
Lunch Break 11:50 a.m.–12:35 p.m. (approx.)
Item D 12:35–1:00 p.m.
Court Facilities: Recommendations on Reducing Costs of SB 1407 Projects (Action Required)
Item E 1:00–1:25 p.m.
Judicial Branch Administration: Audit Report for Judicial Council Acceptance (Action Required)
Item F 1:25–1:55 p.m.
Judicial Branch Administration: Judicial Branch Contracting Manual (Action Required)
Break 1:55–2:10 p.m. (approx.)
Item G 2:10–2:40 p.m.
Court Allocation: Operational and Security Funding for El Dorado Superior Court’s Remodeled Juvenile Facility (Action Required)
Item H 2:40–3:00 p.m.
Judicial Branch Administration: Update on Technology Activities (No Action Required. There are no materials for this item.)
Government Code Section 68106: Implementation and Notice by Trial Courts of Closing Courtrooms or Clerks’ Offices or Reducing Clerks’ Office Hours (Report #11)
Circulating Orders since the last business meeting
Appointment Orders since the last business meeting