21 CRR-NY 7000.1NY-CRR

OFFICIAL COMPILATION OF CODES, RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
TITLE 21. MISCELLANEOUS
CHAPTER LXIX. INTEREST ON LAWYER ACCOUNT FUND
PART 7000. TRUSTEES' REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES
21 CRR-NY 7000.1
21 CRR-NY 7000.1
7000.1 Purpose of fund.
The purpose of the Interest on Lawyer Account Fund is to provide funding for providers of civil legal services in order to ensure effective access to the judicial system for all citizens of the State and to provide stable, economical and high quality delivery of civil legal services to the poor throughout the State. The fund is authorized to receive funds from any source for disbursement to nonprofit legal services providers for charitable purposes, including the delivery of legal services in civil matters to poor persons. The fund will receive interest or dividends earned by qualified client funds held by attorneys in unsegregated interest-bearing or dividend-bearing accounts at banking institutions to the extent that such institutions choose to offer and receive the benefits of providing IOLA accounts, and will utilize the interest or dividends so received for the above-stated purposes.
21 CRR-NY 7000.1
Current through March 15, 2020
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