Bar News - January 20, 2016
Superior/Circuit Court Administrative Order
Superior Court Administrative Order 2015-004
Circut Court-District Division
Administrative Order 2015-017
Authorization of Bail Commissioners in Circuit/Superior Courts
Effective January 1, 2016, all Superior Court and Circuit Court bail commissioners in good standing are authorized to accept bail in all cases in both Superior Court and Circuit Court – District Division. All current Circuit Court bail commissioners are additionally authorized to set bail in Superior Court cases.
Superior Court bail commissioners who have not received training to set bail in district division matters shall not set bail in any cases until training is complete and they are notified by the court in writing that they are so authorized.
Bail set by a Judge shall not be changed or modified by a bail commissioner.
Dated: December 31, 2015
Tina L. Nadeau
Chief Justice, NH Superior Court
Edwin W. Kelly