The Florida Bar

Florida Bar Position

Legislative Session

ISSUE: Funding Justice

The Florida Bar supports adequate funding of the state courts system, state attorneys' offices, public defenders' offices, court-appointed counsel, and the offices of the clerks of the circuit and county courts performing court-related functions.

Supports legislation consistent with the Supreme Court of Florida's December 20, 2012 certification of need for new judges.

[Revised: 03-07-2014]