2022 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Floor Approved)

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Increase Substitute Judge Per Diem Compensation

Item 483 #1s

Item 483 #1s

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations FY2023 $1,210,350 FY2024 $1,210,350 GF

Page 495, line 12, strike "$293,357,683" and insert "$294,568,033".
Page 495, line 12, strike "$591,271,634" and insert "$592,481,984".

Page 501, line 12, strike "$250" and insert "$350".

Page 504, after line 4, insert:

"X. Notwithstanding § 16.1-69.44, Code of Virginia, each substitute judge of a district court shall receive for his services a per diem compensation of $350 except when such judge sits pursuant to the provisions of Title 37.2, in which case compensation shall be limited to that provided in § 37.2-804. The judge replaced may certify that the substitute judge is entitled to $100 if the substitute judge acted in his official capacity for less than a full court docket or served less than four hours."


(This amendment includes $1.2 million GF each year to raise the daily per diem compensation for retired judges temporarily recalled to service from $250 to $350, and to raise the per diem compensation for substitute judges of a district court from $200 to $350.)