WSR 10-19-043

RULES OF COURT

STATE SUPREME COURT


[ September 9, 2010 ]

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION OF THE NEW CODE OF JUDICIAL CONDUCT )

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ORDER

NO. 25700-A-963


The Code of Judicial Conduct Task Force having recommended the adoption of the new Code of Judicial Conduct, and the Court having considered the new code and comments submitted thereto, and having determined that the proposed new Code of Judicial Conduct will aid in the prompt and orderly administration of justice;

Now therefore, it is hereby

ORDERED:

(a) That the new Code of Judicial Conduct as shown below is adopted. The current Code of Judicial Conduct is hereby rescinded as of January 1, 2011.

(b) That the new Code of Judicial Conduct will be published in the Washington Reports and will become effective on January 1, 2011.

DATED at Olympia, Washington this 9th day of September, 2010.
Madsen, C.J.


C. Johnson, J.


Owens, J.


Alexander, J.


Fairhurst, J.



Stephens, J.


Chambers, J.



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