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Boards, Commissions and Committees

BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND COMMITTEES
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Attorneys and Judges Assistance Program Board

Provides assistance to attorneys and judges who suffer from problems, disability or impairment which affect their professional performance.Board
Board of Bar ExaminersTo examine, recommend and record applicants for admission to the Hawaii Bar.Board
Board of Advisors to the Center for Alternative Dispute ResolutionFoster greater understanding of the center and its purpose by government agencies and the general publicBoardView
Board of Certified Shorthand ReportersSupervises the examination, certification and conduct of court reporters used by the Judiciary.Board
Disciplinary Board of the Hawaii Supreme CourtInvestigates allegations of misconduct or incapacity of an attorneyBoard MembersView
Access to Justice CommissionIncrease access to justice in civil legal matters for low and moderate income residents of HawaiiCommissionersView
Commission on Judicial ConductInvestigates allegations of misconduct or disability of justices and judgesCommissionersView
Judicial Selection CommissionEvaluates applicants seeking judgeships in Hawaii courtsCommissioners
Commission on ProfessionalismServes in an advisory capacity for the enhancement of professionalism in the practice of lawCommissioners
Standing Committee to Review the Hawaii Rules of Appellate ProcedureEvaluates and recommends proposed amendments to the Hawai`i Rules of Appellate ProcedureCommittee
Standing Committee on Children in Family CourtRecommends ways to improve Hawaii’s foster care systemCommittee
Hawaii Supreme Court Committee on Court Interpreters and Language AccessAddresses the need for statewide guidelines and procedures that insure the proper use of spoken and sign language interpreters in the courtsCommittee
District Court Civil Rules and Forms CommitteeReviews and proposes revisions to the district court rules and form relating to civil cases and civil procedureCommittee
Permanent Committee on Equality and Access to the CourtsPromote fair and equal treatment in the courts for all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender and other status.Committee