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Kansas Judicial Center
301 SW 10th Avenue, Room 374
Topeka Kansas 66612-1507
Telephone:  785.296.3229
Fax:  785.296.1028
Email: appellateclerk@kscourts.org

Rules Adopted by the Supreme Court

Rule Relating to Judicial Nomination Commission

Rule 1101
Judicial Nominating Commission

Judicial Nominating Commission

(a) All records of a judicial nominating commission shall be confidential and are not subject to disclosure to anyone not a member of the commission or assisting the commission. The following information regarding potential nominees may be disclosed by the commission, in a form within its discretion: names, current employment positions, educational degrees received, previous employment or positions, cities of residence.
(b) Nothing in this rule prohibits disclosure by a commission of information to the Governor as needed for consideration of nominated candidates.
(c) For purposes of this rule, the term "records" refers to recorded information.

[History: New rule effective August 31, 2005.]

See also: Rule 1001 - Electronic and Photographic Media Coverage of Judicial Proceedings