Temporary Suspension of CJA Panel Attorney Payments

Monday, September 16, 2013

The fiscal year 2013 Defender Services financial plan assumed Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel attorney payments would be suspended for the last three weeks in September 2013. Due to lower actual panel attorney payments than projected, we have been able to disburse payments beyond the point at which suspension was expected to begin. However, the funding provided for these payments has now been exhausted. | more