Criminal Justice Act

The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania has implemented a new automated CJA eVoucher program which will eliminate the need to submit paper vouchers.  All vouchers are now processed electronically, thus expediting approval and payment.

Access the CJA eVoucher system by clicking here


PAMD Attorney Manual

Expert Services Manual

Approved Web Browsers and Settings


Electronic Learning Modules  (Please be patient when the modules are loading as the video file sizes are large)

Introduction to eVoucher

Creating a New CJA 20/30 Voucher

CJA Expert Services and Authorizations

CJA Information & Forms

CJA Panel Application

Federal Court Interpreter Orientation Manual and Glossary

Notice to CJA Counsel (CJA-19)

Judiciary Staff / Contractor Travel Regulations PDF

Per diem Rates

CJA Case Compensation Maximums PDF

Interpreter and Translation Rates PDF

Maximum Transcript Rates PDF

CJA Panel Attorney Compensation Rates and Compensation Maximums (opens in new window)

CJA Panel Attorney Mileage Rates (opens in new window)

Guidelines for the Administration of the Criminal Justice Act (opens in new window)

Regulations for the Appointment of Counsel (opens in new window)

Criminal Justice Act Plan

National CJA Reference Tool


CJA-20 Interim Voucher Tracking Form

CJA 20 Interim Voucher Tracking Form Excel Spreadsheet


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