Assisting Justices of the Peace in performing their judicial duties


Executive committee 31 October 2009

The Executive Committee met on 31st October 2009 in Perth. The chairman, vice-chairman, secretary and treasurer were elected – click here. The members’ responses to the consultation on Petition 1276 were discussed and the process for agreeing a submission from the Association to the Petitions Committee was agreed.

European Lay Judge Forum

The SJA was represented at the Lay Judge Forum in Helsinki on 24/25th October by Susan Kirkwood, the SJA Secretary. The meeting was been called to review potential implications of the Lisbon Treaty to lay justice and will involve lay judges from Finland, Germany, England & Wales, Sweden, Austria and Malta. A report was provided at […]