The Resource Who pays for justice? : perspectives on state court system financing and governance, Geoffrey McGovern, Michael D. Greenberg

Who pays for justice? : perspectives on state court system financing and governance, Geoffrey McGovern, Michael D. Greenberg

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Who pays for justice? : perspectives on state court system financing and governance
Title
Who pays for justice?
Title remainder
perspectives on state court system financing and governance
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey McGovern, Michael D. Greenberg
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Contributor
Author
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Subject
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
RAND Corporation researchers surveyed experts from five states that use a variety of approaches to funding state court systems to assess financing, accounting, and governance issues under various systems
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MiAaPQ
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McGovern, Geoffrey
Dewey number
347
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
KF8732
LC item number
.M346 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Institute for Civil Justice (U.S.)
  • Greenberg, Michael D.
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  • Court administration
  • Courts
Label
Who pays for justice? : perspectives on state court system financing and governance, Geoffrey McGovern, Michael D. Greenberg
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Preface; RAND Institute for Civil Justice; Contents; Figure; Tables; Summary; Key Findings; State and County Revenue Streams Vary Widely; Funded Services Vary Between State Courts; How State Courts Spend Fee Revenue Varies Significantly; State Court Systems Vary in Their Flexibility to Carry Forward Resources or Revenue; Line Items and Fund Allocation Vary Between Systems; Disclosure Differs Greatly Between Systems; Governance Models Vary Significantly; Recommendations for Further Inquiry; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations
  • 1. Introduction: Why Study State Judicial Funding?Introduction; Previous RAND Research Indicates That State Court Budgets and Financing Methods Warrant Further Research; Research Approach; Organization of This Report; 2. State Court System Financing and Accounting Show Significant Variations; Introduction; Theoretical Approaches to Court System Financing; Financial Anatomy 1: State Versus County Revenue Streams and Administration; Financial Anatomy 2: What Categories of Services Are Paid for as a Formal Part of the State Court System?; Financial Anatomy 3: Fee Revenue Versus Tax Revenue
  • How Much Flexibility Do State Court Systems Have to Carry Forward Resources or Revenue from One Time Period to Another?How Many Line Items Are in the Budget for the General Fund-Financed Court Systems?; Who Records State Court System Accounting Information, and What Information Is Being Reported?; Discussion; 3. State Court Governance: Autonomy and Flexibility Can Mitigate the Effects of Fiscal Crises; Introduction; Theoretical Approaches to Court System Governance; Governance Anatomy 1: Deciding Who Decides; Governance Anatomy 2: Legislative Influence
  • Governance Anatomy 3: State System Versus County DynamicsDiscussion; 4. Conclusions and Going Forward; Recommendations for Further Inquiry; Appendix: Interview Protocol; Discussion Topics; Financing Revenue; Financing Expenditures; Accounting Practice and Data; Finance and Accounting Strengths and Targets for Improvement; General Questions About State Court System Financing; Other Background Questions; References
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (73 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833086266
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computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)3710000000114564
  • (EBL)1690838
  • (OCoLC)880059364
  • (SSID)ssj0001294379
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11758501
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001294379
  • (PQKBWorkID)11316887
  • (PQKB)10179017
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1690838
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000114564
Label
Who pays for justice? : perspectives on state court system financing and governance, Geoffrey McGovern, Michael D. Greenberg
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Preface; RAND Institute for Civil Justice; Contents; Figure; Tables; Summary; Key Findings; State and County Revenue Streams Vary Widely; Funded Services Vary Between State Courts; How State Courts Spend Fee Revenue Varies Significantly; State Court Systems Vary in Their Flexibility to Carry Forward Resources or Revenue; Line Items and Fund Allocation Vary Between Systems; Disclosure Differs Greatly Between Systems; Governance Models Vary Significantly; Recommendations for Further Inquiry; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations
  • 1. Introduction: Why Study State Judicial Funding?Introduction; Previous RAND Research Indicates That State Court Budgets and Financing Methods Warrant Further Research; Research Approach; Organization of This Report; 2. State Court System Financing and Accounting Show Significant Variations; Introduction; Theoretical Approaches to Court System Financing; Financial Anatomy 1: State Versus County Revenue Streams and Administration; Financial Anatomy 2: What Categories of Services Are Paid for as a Formal Part of the State Court System?; Financial Anatomy 3: Fee Revenue Versus Tax Revenue
  • How Much Flexibility Do State Court Systems Have to Carry Forward Resources or Revenue from One Time Period to Another?How Many Line Items Are in the Budget for the General Fund-Financed Court Systems?; Who Records State Court System Accounting Information, and What Information Is Being Reported?; Discussion; 3. State Court Governance: Autonomy and Flexibility Can Mitigate the Effects of Fiscal Crises; Introduction; Theoretical Approaches to Court System Governance; Governance Anatomy 1: Deciding Who Decides; Governance Anatomy 2: Legislative Influence
  • Governance Anatomy 3: State System Versus County DynamicsDiscussion; 4. Conclusions and Going Forward; Recommendations for Further Inquiry; Appendix: Interview Protocol; Discussion Topics; Financing Revenue; Financing Expenditures; Accounting Practice and Data; Finance and Accounting Strengths and Targets for Improvement; General Questions About State Court System Financing; Other Background Questions; References
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (73 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833086266
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000114564
  • (EBL)1690838
  • (OCoLC)880059364
  • (SSID)ssj0001294379
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11758501
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001294379
  • (PQKBWorkID)11316887
  • (PQKB)10179017
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1690838
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000114564

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