Committee delivers standards and guidelines to Supreme Court
The Virtual Court Proceedings Committee developed guidance for courts conducting proceedings using two-way telephonic or electronic audio-visual communication. The guidance provides standards for remote proceedings, guidelines for meeting those standards, and examples of practices under the standards.
Kansas trial courts virtual courtroom standards and guidelines
Videoconferencing in Kansas courts
The Kansas Supreme Court established an Ad Hoc Virtual Court Proceedings Committee to study and recommend best practices for using videoconferencing in Kansas courts.
The committee is looking at:
current abilities to conduct court proceedings virtually;
the tools needed to expand virtual court proceedings;
maximizing efficiencies by conducting court proceedings virtually;
communication with court users about virtual court proceedings;
statutory or rule-based impediments to implementation of committee recommendations; and
other topics benefitting the courts in planning and implementing virtual court proceedings.
January 15, 2021, meeting minutes
November 6, 2020, meeting minutes
October 16, 2020, meeting minutes
September 3, 2020, meeting minutes
August 21, 2020, meeting minutes
July 24, 2020, meeting minutes
July 10, 2020, meeting minutes
June 26, 2020, meeting minutes
June 12, 2020, meeting minutes
Administrative Order 2020-CM-059
Deputy Judicial Administrator