The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 4: Judiciary

Chapter 17: CLERKS OF COURT; COURT AND OTHER RECORDS AND ACCOUNTS

Sub-Chapter 01: Supreme Court And Superior Court

4 V.S.A. § 651. Clerks of courts



§ 651. Clerks of courts

The court administrator shall act as clerk of the supreme court as provided in section 8 of this title. The court administrator shall appoint a superior court clerk for each unit. The court administrator may appoint the same person to be clerk in more than one unit. With approval of the court administrator, the clerk shall hire office staff. The clerk shall have the powers and responsibilities formerly held by the clerk of the district court or the family court and may delegate specific powers and responsibilities to assigned staff. Unless so designated by the assistant judges of a specific county, with the approval of the court administrator, a superior court clerk shall not also serve as a county clerk. (Amended 1967, No. 174, § 3; 1973, No. 193 (Adj. Sess.), § 3, eff. April 9, 1974; 2009, No. 154 (Adj. Sess.), § 37.)