Task Force Products

The National Task Force on Fines, Fees and Bail Practices has created and will continue to create various tools to assist states.  Below are several of the initial resources developed by the National Task Force.  Page two of the Bench Card refers to a document, Best Practices for Determining the Right to Counsel in Legal Financial Obligation Cases, which is currently in development and is expected to be released during the spring of 2017.  

 

A Brief Guide to the Work of the National Task Force on Fines, Fees, and Bail Practices 

     
    Lawful Collection of Legal Financial Obligations: A Bench Card for Judges 
     

  Model Political Subdivision Court Registration Act 
     

  Model Political Subdivision Court Registration Form 
     

  Sample Language for Model Uniform Citation 
     

  Sample Court Rule: Washington State Rule on Recording of Limited Jurisdictions’ Proceedings