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Chapter 4.1.
District Courts
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  • Article 4.
    Judges and Personnel of the District Courts
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  • § 16.1-69.37
    Personnel continued in office
    § 16.1-69.38
    Authorization for substitute judges and personnel
    § 16.1-69.39
    Appointment of personnel
    § 16.1-69.39:1
    Legal service to district court employees and magistrates
    § 16.1-69.40
    Powers and duties of clerks; civil liability
    § 16.1-69.40:1
    Traffic infractions within authority of traffic violations clerk; schedule of fines; prepayment of local ordinances
    § 16.1-69.40:2
    Nontraffic offenses for which prepayment authorized; schedules, fines; prepayment of local ordinances
    § 16.1-69.40:3
    Financial responsibilities of judges and clerks
    § 16.1-69.41
    § 16.1-69.42
    Clerk when authorized by judge may execute appeal bonds; may make out and attest transcripts
    § 16.1-69.43
    Judge before whom accused was arraigned may hear case on merits; judge who has heard part of case may hear case to conclusion
  • Article 6.
    Retention and Disposition of District Court Records
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  • § 16.1-69.53
    Definitions; construction of references to period of years
    § 16.1-69.54
    General provisions
    § 16.1-69.54:1
    Request for district court records
    § 16.1-69.55
    Retention of case records; limitations on enforcement of judgments; extensions
    § 16.1-69.56
    Retention of financial and administrative records
    § 16.1-69.57
    Destruction of court records
    § 16.1-69.58
    Processing, retention and reproduction of court records; retention and destruction of records in which final disposition was entered before January 1, 1985