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Kansas Judicial Center
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Topeka Kansas 66612-1507
Telephone:  785.296.3229
Fax:  785.296.1028
Email: appellateclerk@kscourts.org

Rules Open for Public Comment

Amendments to Supreme Court Rule 640: Judges Assistance Committee

The Kansas Supreme Court is accepting public comment on proposed amendments to Rule 640: Judges Assistance Committee.

The amendments are related to an administrative restructuring within the Kansas judicial branch to achieve operational and organizational efficiencies. The changes will not affect the service provided by the Judges Assistance Committee.

Amendments to Rule 640 are shown using strikethrough for deletion and underlining for new language. They include:

  • assigning the Office of Judicial Administration to support the Judges Assistance Committee;
  • updating the rule language to be more inclusive; and
  • updating the rule format.

Comment may be made by email to publiccomments@kscourts.org until noon Wednesday, November 6, 2019. The subject line must read "Rule 640."

Supreme Court Rule 640