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Code of Virginia
Title 17.1. Courts of Record

Title 17.1. Courts of Record (2024 Updates)

  • Chapter 1. General Provisions
    § 17.1-100
    Judicial performance evaluation program
    § 17.1-106
    Temporary recall of retired judges; evaluation
  • Chapter 2. Clerks, Clerks' Offices and Records
    • Article 2. Other Clerks and Clerks' Offices
    § 17.1-207
    Days of operation of clerks' offices
  • Chapter 3. Supreme Court
    • Article 1. Composition, Jurisdiction, Etc
    § 17.1-303
    Election of successor justice before date of vacancy
  • Chapter 4. The Court of Appeals
    § 17.1-400
    Creation and organization; election and terms of judges; oath; vacancies; qualifications; incompatible activities prohibited; chief judge
    § 17.1-405
    Appellate jurisdiction — Administrative agency, Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission, and civil matter appeals
  • Chapter 5. Circuit Courts
    • Article 1. Establishment; Jurisdiction; Etc
    § 17.1-503
    Rules of practice and procedure; rules not to preclude judges from hearing certain cases
    § 17.1-507
    Maximum number of judges; residence requirement; compensation; powers; etc.
    § 17.1-509
    Vacancies in office of judge
    § 17.1-512
    Election of successor judge before date of vacancy
  • Chapter 6. Costs Generally
    § 17.1-607
    Security for costs upon suit by nonresident
  • Chapter 7. Judicial Policy-Making Bodies
    • Article 1. Judicial Council
    § 17.1-700
    Composition of Council; committees
    • Article 2. Judicial Conference of Virginia
    § 17.1-706
    Establishment and membership
  • Chapter 8. Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission
    § 17.1-802
    Membership; terms; compensation and expenses
  • Chapter 9. Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission
    § 17.1-918
    Transmission of certain information to Virginia State Bar, House Committee for Courts of Justice, Senate Committee for Courts of Justice, and other members of the General Assembly