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Judicial Council

Also known as:
State Judicial Council
Active dates:1937-1981

The Council studies the organization, rules of procedure, and administration of the state judicial system.


11 members include: the chief justice of the state supreme court, or designee; two acting or former district court judges appointed by assembly of district court judges; one acting or former probate judge, similarly appointed by probate judges; and seven members appointed by the governor, including a municipal judge and at least four attorneys. Meetings at the call of the chair.

Originally the Council had seven members.

Entries for this agency in the Annual Compilation and Statistical Report of Multi-Member Agencies Report: 1980.

Note: This report provides membership details as well as meeting information and a summary of the group's activities.

News clippings and documents. Agencies Notebook Collection, 1970-1981.
Record last updated: 08/21/2023

All information on this group from the Library’s collection of agency notebooks has been digitized. These materials are incorporated into the “documents/articles” section of the record. Please contact a librarian with any questions. The Minnesota Agencies database is a work in progress.

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