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SCR 4.270 Commission orders

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of the Supreme Court

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of the Supreme Court
IV Judicial Conduct Commission (Refs & Annos)
Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR), Rule 4.270
SCR 4.270 Commission orders
Commission orders shall become effective 10 days after service on the judge unless the judge appeals therefrom within that time. Upon its effective date, a certified copy of an order of suspension, removal or retirement shall be given to appropriate persons such as the Chief Justice, the Executive Department for Finance and Administration and the Judicial Retirement Board. Notice of a private reprimand shall not be given to any person other than the judge, except that a private reprimand may be publicized on the Commission website and in other publications without any information that would identify the recipient.
A judge who is retired for a permanent disability shall thereupon become eligible for retirement benefits under KRS 21.345 to KRS 21.455.
A judge who is placed on temporary retirement shall continue to draw full compensation the same as if he/she were on active duty, and for retirement purposes shall be considered as continuing in active service.


HISTORY: Amended by Order 2015-20, eff. 1-1-16; adopted eff. 10-1-76
Note: Former Rules of Appellate Procedure (RAP) were amended and redesignated as Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR) by Order of the Supreme Court effective January 1, 1978. Prior Rules of the Court of Appeals (RCA) had been redesignated as Rules of Appellate Procedure effective March 12, 1976.
Sup. Ct. Rules, Rule 4.270, KY ST S CT Rule 4.270
Current with amendments received through March 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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