COURTS AND COURT OFFICIALS
MAGISTRATE DIVISION OF THE DISTRICT COURT
1-2218. Facilities and equipment provided by city. [EFFECTIVE UNTIL JULY 1, 2023] Any city in the state shall, upon order of a majority of the district judges in the judicial district, provide suitable and adequate quarters for a magistrate’s division of the district court, including the facilities and equipment necessary to make the space provided functional for its intended use, and shall provide for the staff personnel, supplies, and other expenses of the magistrate’s division. For fiscal year 2019, the obligation of any city providing magistrate court facilities pursuant to the provisions of this section, or pursuant to a city’s voluntary agreement with a county, shall be reduced by twenty percent (20%) for each successive year until fiscal year 2023, at which point the city’s obligation under this section, or a city’s voluntary agreement with a county, is relieved. No new order may be made against a city pursuant to the provisions of this section.
[1-2218, added 1969, ch. 121, sec. 2, p. 381; am. 2018, ch. 264, sec. 1, p. 630.]