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The Get Statute button can be used to locate a specific statute. You may type in a title, chapter, or section number. Example: typing 1 will return the chapter list for Title 1, typing 1-1 will return the section list for chapter 1-1, typing 1-1-1 will return section 1-1-1 of the statutes.

The Get Chapter button can be used to load a complete chapter of the statutes. This function requires a title and a chapter number. Examples: 1-1, 57A-1, 1-3




01.     The Supreme Court
01A.     Commission On Judicial Qualifications
02.     The Unified Judicial System
03.     Supreme Court Rules
04.     Supreme Court Reports
05.     Judicial Circuits And Terms Of Court
06.     Circuit Courts
07.     Circuit Court Bailiffs, Reporters And Interpreters [Repealed]
08.     Supreme And Circuit Court Judges' Retirement Program [Repealed And Transferred]
09.     District County Courts [Repealed]
10.     County Clerk Of Courts [Repealed And Transferred]
11.     Municipal Courts [Repealed]
11A.     District County Court And Municipal Court Judges' Retirement Program [Repealed]
12.     Justices Of The Peace And Police Magistrates [Repealed]
12A.     Magistrate Courts
12B.     Magistrate Judges
12C.     Clerk Magistrates
13.     Jury Lists And Panels
14.     Judicial Conference
15.     Contempt And Offenses Against The Judiciary
16.     Admission Of Attorneys To Practice
17.     The State Bar
18.     Powers And Duties Of Attorneys
19.     Discipline Of Attorneys
20.     Expanded Media Coverage Of Trial Court Proceedings
21.     Electronic Document Management System--Official Court Record
21A.     Circuit Court Electronic Filing Rules
22.     Public Safety Improvement Programs
23.     Attorney Recruitment in Rural Counties and Municipalities

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