Present: Chief Justice Gerald W. VandeWalle, Presiding Judges John T. Paulson, Benny A. Graff, Allan L. Schmalenberger, M. Richard Geiger, Debbie Kleven, Robert W. Holte, and Michael O. McGuire
Staff: Keithe Nelson, Greg Wallace, Ted Gladden and Jana Thielges
Chief Justice Gerald W. VandeWalle called the meeting to order at 8:30 a.m. Jana Thielges and Greg Wallace presented a proposed distribution of Indigent Defense funds as follows:
|July 1999 - December 2000 Indigent Defense Statistics|
|District||Proposed Amount||Projected Hourly|
After discussion, Judge John T. Paulson moved to approve the proposal. Judge Benny A. Graff seconded the motion. Carried.
Jana Thielges proposed the following line item transfers:
|FROM||District Courts||Salaries and Wages||$32,000|
|FROM||District Courts||Operating Expenses||$215,800|
|TO||Clerk of District Court Funding||Clerk of District Court Funding||$87,700|
Judge Paulson moved these line item transfers be forwarded to the Supreme Court with a recommendation to approve. Judge Allan L. Schmalenberger seconded the motion.. Carried.
The meeting adjourned at 8:55 a.m.