Code of Virginia

Code of Virginia
Title 8.01. Civil Remedies and Procedure
11/13/2019

Article 4. Miscellaneous Provisions.

§ 8.01-688. Order books, etc., of former district courts in custody of Clerk of Supreme Court, etc.

The order books, dockets and other office books formerly belonging to the several former district courts shall remain in the custody of the Clerk of the Supreme Court. Said Clerk shall furnish transcripts of the records and proceedings of such district courts when required, and perform all other duties in respect to records and proceedings of such district courts as might have been performed by the clerks of such district courts if such courts had continued to exist. All printed and manuscript orders, and other papers pertaining to cases decided in such district courts, shall remain in the custody of the clerks of the circuit courts at the several places where such district courts held their sessions, who shall be charged with the same duties in respect to such records and papers as might have been performed by the clerks of such district courts respectively, if such courts had continued to exist, and who shall receive for any such service fees similar to those charged by the clerks of district courts for such services.

Code 1950, § 8-502; 1977, c. 617.

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