Present: Judge Bruce Romanick, Chair
Justice Daniel Crothers
Judge Bruce Haskell
Judge Gary Lee
Justice Dale Sandstrom
Staff: Lee Ann Barnhardt
The Executive Committee of the Judicial Conference met on September 2, 2015. Chair Romanick called the meeting to order at 8:00 a.m.
Justice Sandstrom moved to approve the minutes from the May 19, 2015 meeting. Seconded by Justice Crothers. Motion carried.
Lee Ann Barnhardt, Director of Judicial Education and Communication, reviewed the agenda for the November 2015 Judicial Conference. Justice Crothers moved that the Committee approve the agenda, date, time, and location of the meeting as presented. The motion was seconded by Judge Haskell. Motion carried.
Discussion followed regarding the length of the business meeting. It was agreed by consensus that Chair Romanick will send an email to the members asking them to submit suggestions for new legislation to the Committee on Legislation for discussion as part of that committee’s report, as well as suggestions for short education topics which could be added to the business meeting timeslot.
Chair Romanick will send a special invitation to the conference to those judges who are new to the bench since the November 2014 conference.
There being no further business to come before the committee, Justice Sandstrom moved for adjournment. Seconded by Justice Crothers. The motion carried and the meeting was adjourned at 8:21 a.m.
Executive Secretary to the Judicial Conference