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1997 Session

Budget Bill - SB700 (Introduced)

Court of Appeals of Virginia

Item 27

Item 27

First Year - FY1997Second Year - FY1998
Pre-Trial, Trial, and Appellate Processes (32100)$4,126,305$4,126,305
Appellate Review (32101)FY1997 $4,100,645FY1998 $4,100,645
Other Court Costs and Allowances (Criminal Fund) (32104)FY1997 $25,660FY1998 $25,660
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY1997 $4,126,305FY1998 $4,126,305

Authority: Title 17, Chapter 3.1 and § 19.2-163, Code of Virginia.


A. Out of the amounts for Appellate Review shall be paid:


1. The annual salary of the Chief Judge, $103,004 from July 1, 1996, to November 30, 1996, $107,442 from December 1, 1996, to November 30, 1997, and $109,571 from December 1, 1997, to June 30, 1998.


2. The annual salaries of the nine (9) judges, each at $102,004 from July 1, 1996, to November 30, 1996, $106,442 from December 1, 1996, to November 30, 1997, and $108,571 from December 1, 1997, to June 30, 1998.


3. Salaries of the judges are to be 95% of the salaries of justices of the Supreme Court except for the Chief Judge, who shall receive an additional $1,000 annually.


4. To each judge, $6,500 the first year and $6,500 the second year, in lieu of travel, lodging, and all other expenses incurred incident to the conduct of the business of the court.


B. There is hereby reappropriated the unexpended balance remaining at the close of business on June 30, 1996, in the appropriation made in Item 27, Chapter 853, Acts of Assembly of 1995, in the subprogram Other Court Costs and Allowances (Criminal Fund) and the balance remaining in this subprogram on June 30, 1997.


C. The amount of attorney's fees allowed counsel to indigent defendants in appeals to the Court of Appeals shall be in the discretion of the Court.