Judicial Branch and the Efficient Administration of Justice, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet of the Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, Second Session, July 6, 2016 [open pdf - 850KB]
This testimony compilation is from the July 7, 2016 hearing on "the Judicial Branch and the Efficient Administration of Justice" before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet. From the statement of James Duff: "As the Third Branch performs its constitutional duties, we are focused on being good stewards of the resources Congress has provided, while also meeting the needs of the litigants and the public. To this end, the Judiciary has implemented a number of plans, policies, and procedures which shape the administration of justice. This statement, provided for the record, outlines in greater detail the Judiciary's view on a number of topics. First, the judicial branch of our government is effectively accomplishing its constitutional mandate to resolve cases and controversies brought before the courts by sound management locally and by nationally coordinated best practices through it Judicial Conference and its committees. Second, the Judiciary is effectively and efficiently managing public resources provided through Congress by the taxpayers to accomplish its mandate. Third, the Judiciary is committed to and working towards enhanced access to the judicial process even in the midst of austere budgets." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: James Duff.
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