Created in 1939, the Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AO) serves the federal Judiciary in carrying out its constitutional mission to provide equal justice under law.
The AO is the central support entity for the Judicial Branch. It provides a wide range of administrative, legal, financial, management, program, and information technology services to the federal courts. The AO provides support and staff counsel to the Judicial Conference of the United States and its committees, and implements and executes Judicial Conference policies, as well as applicable federal statutes and regulations. The AO facilitates communications within the Judiciary and with Congress, the Executive Branch, and the public on behalf of the Judiciary.
The Administrative Office of the United States Courts will begin collecting fees for electronic public access in bankruptcy courts that have installed and are using Version One of the new Case Management/Electronic Case Files (CM/ECF) system, as of July 1, 2001. Deployment is scheduled to be completed for all court types by 2005.
The Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts has adopted regulations to specify the procedures for garnishment of the pay of any officer or employee who receives or is due to receive pay from the Administrative Office. This includes employees of agencies in the Judicial Branch of the Federal government and officers and...
Interpreters in Courts of the United States; Announcement of Written Segment of Certification Examination for Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, and Korean; and Written Segment of ``Otherwise Qualified'' Examination for Arabic, Hebrew, Italian, Mien, Polish, and Russian
The Administrative Office of the United States Courts will conduct the written portion of the examination for individuals who desire to be certified (in Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, and Korean) or ``otherwise qualified'' (in Arabic, Hebrew, Italian, Mien, Polish, and Russian) to serve as interpreters in courts of the United States. This is in...