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Guide to Judiciary Policy - Volume 7

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Vol 7: Defender Services

  • Part A: Guidelines for Administering the CJA and Related Statutes

Part A (pdf)

Chapter 1: Overview

Chapter 2: Appointment and Payment of Counsel

  • Appendix 2A (pdf)(word)(wp): Model Criminal Justice Act Plan
  • Appendix 2B (pdf)(word)(wp): Model Plan for the Composition, Administration and Management of the CJA Panel
  • Appendix 2C (pdf)(word)(wp): Procedures for Interim Payments to Counsel in Non-Death Penalty Cases
  • Appendix 2D (pdf)(word)(wp): Procedures for Interim Payments to Counsel in Death Penalty Cases

Chapter 3: Authorization and Payment for Investigative, Expert, or Other Services

  • Appendix 3A (pdf)(word)(wp): Sample Request for Advance Authorization for Investigative, Expert, or Other Services
  • Appendix 3B (pdf)(word)(wp): Procedures for Interim Payments to Service Providers in Non-Death Penalty Cases
  • Appendix 3C (pdf)(word)(wp): Procedures for Interim Payments to Service Providers in Capital Proceedings
  • Appendix 3D (pdf)(word)(wp): Sample Order Authorizing the Acquisition of Computer (Hardware and/or Software) under the CJA

Chapter 4: Defender Organizations

  • Appendix 4A (pdf)(word)(wp): Community Defender Organization: Grant and Conditions
  • Appendix 4B (pdf)(word)(wp): Model Code of Conduct for Federal Community Defender Employees

Chapter 5: Disclosure of Information on CJA-Related Activities

Chapter 6: Representation in Death Penalty Cases

  • Appendix 6A (pdf): Recommendations Concerning the Cost and Quality of Defense Representation (Spencer Report, May 1998)



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These materials have been reconfigured as part of a Guide Redesign Project.
A Legacy Guide Volume 7A Crosswalk (pdf) is available to help locate renumbered provisions.

 

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