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Executive Committee November 2008

11/11/2008 11:19 am Published by Comments Off on Executive Committee November 2008

The Executive Committee met on 11th November 2008 in Edinburgh. Philip Murray was elected as Vice-Chairman and Ian Smyth as […]


Judiciary and Courts Act

29/10/2008 11:49 am Published by Comments Off on Judiciary and Courts Act

The Judiciary and Courts (Scotland) Act received Royal Assent today. The Judiciary and Courts (Scotland) Act provides formal recognition of […]


2008 Executive Elections

28/09/2008 11:50 am Published by Comments Off on 2008 Executive Elections

SJA Executive Committee Elections 2008   The following representatives were elected   Glasgow and Strathkelvin Andy Leven            3 years Susan Brown          2 […]


JP Expenses consultation

26/09/2008 11:51 am Published by Comments Off on JP Expenses consultation

Consultation on the appropriate rates to use when paying JPs expenses for carrying out their duties This consultation can now […]


Communications Committee 4 Sep 2008

04/09/2008 11:20 am Published by Comments Off on Communications Committee 4 Sep 2008

The SJA Communications Committee held their fifth meeting on 2 September 2008 when the main discussion centred on the consultation […]


Guidelines for JPs

01/09/2008 11:54 am Published by Comments Off on Guidelines for JPs

On 22 August 2008, the Lord Justice General issued a Practice Note which applies to all judges. This note states […]


Executive Committee August 2008

06/08/2008 11:20 am Published by Comments Off on Executive Committee August 2008

The Executive Committee met on 6th August 2008 in Edinburgh. Following a discussion with Richard Wilkins and Katriona McNeill of […]


Consultation in Tayside Central and Fife

01/07/2008 11:55 am Published by Comments Off on Consultation in Tayside Central and Fife

The consultation for the formation of Justice of the Peace courts in the sheriffdom of Tayside Central and Fife has […]


Consultation for Glasgow and Strathkelvin

26/05/2008 11:56 am Published by Comments Off on Consultation for Glasgow and Strathkelvin

The consultation for the formation of Justice of the Peace courts in the sheriffdom Glasgow and Strathkelvin has started. The […]


Web site launched

01/05/2008 11:57 am Published by Comments Off on Web site launched

In late April, four members of the SJA executive were trained to maintain and add content to the new web […]