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Committee Meeting Agenda – May 18, 2022 Meeting

The Committee meeting will be held in person at 75 Federal Street, Boston, 5th floor conference room and via zoom webinar.  Registration for the zoom is below.

  1. Approval of minutes of the April 13, 2022 meeting
  2. Contracts
    *Post-Conviction Resource Attorneys
    *CAFL Resource Attorneys
  3. Amicus Request(s)
    *Commonwealth v.  Dones, SJC-13271
    *Commonwealth v. B.P., A Juvenile, 2022-P-0147
  4. Sick Leave Bank Change
  5. Monthly Financial Overview Report
  6. Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  7. Mileage Rate Increase
  8. FY 2023 Budget Update
  9. Chief Counsel Report
  10. Executive Session
    *Personnel Issues

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Committee Meeting Agenda – April 13, 2022 Meeting

The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below.

  1. Approval of minutes of the March 16, 2022 meeting
  2. Amicus Requests
    *Commonwealth Robert Silva-Prentice, FAR-28707
    *Russo v. Cummings, SJ-2002-0071
    *22-16-03, Matter of Cisneros
    *Springfield Courthouse Litigation
  3.  Contracts
    *FY 2023 Bar Advocate Program Supervising Attorney Contracts
    *FY 2023 Juvenile Supervising Attorney Contracts
  4. Lease Renewals – Brockton Offices
  5. Monthly Financial Overview Report
  6. FY 2023 Budget Update
  7. Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  8. Western Mass. Counsel Crisis – Special Master Report
  9. Chief Counsel Report

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Committee Meeting Agenda – March 16, 2022 Meeting

The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below.

  1. Approval of minutes of the February 22, 2022 meeting
  2. Amicus Request(s)
    1. Commonwealth v. Rambert, Appeals Court No. 2021-P-0649;
      Supreme Judicial Court No. DAR-28716
      (Reporting Only – Approved by Executive Committee)
  3. CAFL Counsel Crisis – Proposed Incentive Program
  4. Lease Approvals
    1. Fall River
    2. New Bedford
    3. Roxbury – Malcolm X. Blvd.
    4. Roxbury – Palmer Street
  5. Monthly Financial Overview Report
  6. Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  7. Chief Counsel Report

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Committee Meeting Agenda – February 22, 2022 Meeting

The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.   Registration is required – details below.

  1. Approval of minutes of the January 19, 2022 meeting
  2. Amicus Request(s)
    *Commonwealth v. Tate, SJC-13227
    *Commonwealth v. Nicholas Taylor, SJC-13206
  3. Contract – Post-Conviction Resource Attorneys
  4. Lease Approval – Temporary Space for Holyoke Office
  5. Monthly Financial Overview Report
  6. Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  7. FY 2023 Budget Update
  8. Chief Counsel Report

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Committee Meeting Agenda – January 19, 2022 Meeting

The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.
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  • Approval of minutes of the December 16, 2021 meeting
  • Insurance Coverage for Bar Advocate Supervising Attorneys
  • Amicus Recommendation – Commonwealth v. Lindsay Hallinan, 1336CR3327
  • Training Department Presentation
  • Personnel Subcommittee Update
  • Monthly Financial Overview Report
  • Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  • Chief Counsel Report
  • Executive Session
    • Personnel Matters

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Committee Meeting Agenda – December 16, 2021 Meeting

The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.
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  • Approval of minutes of the November 18, 2021 meeting
  • Amicus Recommendation
    – Commonwealth v. Joseph Pope, SJC-13202
  • Personnel Policy – Extension of Use or Lose Policy (Reporting Only – No Vote Required)
  • Monthly Financial Overview Report
  • Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  • FY 2023 Budget Proposal – Initiative Request
  • Chief Counsel Report
  • Executive Session (if needed)

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When: Dec 16, 2021 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Committee Meeting Agenda – November 18, 2021 Meeting

The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below.

  • Approval of minutes of the October 21, 2021 meeting
  • Amicus Request(s)
    • Commonwealth v. M.S., A Juvenile, SJC-13200
  • Monthly Financial Overview Report
  • Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  • FY 2023 Budget Proposal – Maintenance Request
  • Chief Counsel Report
  • Executive Session
    • Litigation Matter

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2022 Calendar Year Committee Meeting Dates

All meetings will begin at 5:30 p.m. and will be held on the third Wednesday of the month unless otherwise noted.

January 19th
February 16thFebruary 22nd – Tuesday
March 16th
April 13th – 2nd Wednesday of the month
May 18th
June 15thJune 14th – Tuesday
July 20th
NO AUGUST MEETING
September 21st
October 19th
November 16th
December 21st

Committee Meeting Agenda – October 21, 2021 Meeting

The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below.

  1. Approval of minutes of the September 14, 2021 meeting
  2. Amicus Request(s)
    • Commonwealth Christopher DeJesus, SJC-13171
    • Commonwealth Jerron Perry, SJC-13144
    • Commonwealth T. G.-A., A Juvenile, Appeals Court No. 2021-P-0380
  3. Psychologist and Psychiatrist Experts Rate Increase
  4. Monthly Financial Overview Report
  5. Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  6. Meeting Dates for Calendar Year 2022
  7. Chief Counsel Report
  8. Executive Session
    • Personnel Matters

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Committee Meeting Agenda – September 14, 2021 Meeting

The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below.

  1. Approval of minutes of the July 15, 2021 meeting
  2. CLE Reimbursement Request
  3. Amicus Request(s)
    *Commonwealth v.  Daveiga, SJC-13147
    *Commonwealth v.  Dufresne, SJC-13123 (Reporting Only – No Vote Required)
  4. Murder List Qualifications – Amendment
  5. Commitments $10,000 and Over Report
  6. Monthly Financial Overview Report
  7. FY 2022 Budget Update
  8. Litigation Update
  9. Hampden County Counsel Update
    *Memo Update
    *Letter to SJC Single Justice Wendlandt
    *Affidavit of Rose King, Director of Criminal Trials
    *Affidavit of James Dixon, Managing Director
  10. Chief Counsel Report

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When: Sep 14, 2021 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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