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June 22, 2020

Judicial Council Seeks Comments on Court of Appeals Restructure

In the 2020 Session, the General Assembly passed Senate Joint Resolution 47 (SJ 47), requesting the Judicial Council of Virginia to study the jurisdiction and organization of the Court of Appeals of Virginia.

The Court's letter may be found here, and the full text of SJ 47 may be read here.

The Virginia State Bar, on behalf of the Supreme Court of Virginia, is seeking comments from lawyers regarding the Joint Resolution.

Please email your comments by August 21, 2020 to:

If you prefer, comments may be mailed to:

Karl Hade, Secretary of the Judicial Council 
Executive Secretary 
Supreme Court of Virginia 
100 N. Ninth Street, Third Floor 
Richmond, VA 23219

Updated: Jun 23, 2020