CCLAR 8 - Court Organization and Management

(a)  Management. The judges of the Superior Court shall elect, by majority vote, a Presiding Judge who shall serve for a period of two years. The election will take place in December of even-numbered years.  The presiding judge's term shall commence January 1.  That judge shall have all powers enumerated in GR 29.

    At the same time, the judges shall elect an Acting Presiding Judge.  The Acting Presiding Judge shall serve in the absence of the Presiding Judge or upon the request of the Presiding Judge in accordance with GR 29.

[Amended effective September 1, 1993; amended September 1, 1995; amended September 1, 1997; amended September 1, 2000; amended September 1, 2002; amended September 1, 2005; amended September 1, 2006; amended September 1, 2012; amended September 1, 2015; amended September 1, 2019]

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