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Commission On Judicial Conduct

Article IV, §31, State Constitution, RCW 2.64

Created under the state constitution as an independent agency of the judicial branch, the 11 member Commission on Judicial Conduct reviews and responds to complaints concerning the ethical conduct and disability of judicial officers, and may impose discipline. The commission also considers complaints concerning ethics rules for some state officials and employees of the judicial branch of state government.

Agency Mission

The Commission on Judicial Conduct maintains the confidence and integrity of the state judicial system by reviewing complaints alleging judicial branch ethical misconduct and disability, and enforcing the Code of Judicial Conduct.
Request 2,957,000
Net change from current biennium 377,000 Increase
Percent change from current biennium 14.6% Increase

Operating Budget: Summary

Appropriated Funds

2017-19 Appropriations Appropriated Funds Expenditures
Amount Estimated Balance   2015-17 Actual 2017-19 Estimated 2019-21 Proposed
2,450,000 General Fund - Basic Account - State 2,163,055 2,450,000 2,827,000
130,000 Pension Funding Stabilization Acct - State 130,000 130,000
2,580,000 Total Appropriated Funds 2,163,055 2,580,000 2,957,000

Non-Appropriated Funds

2017-19 Non-Appropriated Funds Expenditures
Amount Balance Non-Apropriated Funds 2015-17 Actual 2017-19 Estimated 2019-21 Proposed
Total Non-Appropriated Funds

Operating Budget: Program Summary

Program Title Actual Estimated Proposed
Actual Estimated Estimated Proposed Proposed
Annual Total 1,069,731 1,317,026 506,303 1,469,000 1,488,000

Operating Budget: Change from Preceding Biennium

Actual Estimated Proposed
Amount Percent Amount Percent Amount Percent
171,320 8.6% (339,726) (15.7%) 1,133,671 62.2%

Employment Summary

  Actual Estimated Proposed
  2016-17 Actual 2017-18 Estimated 2018-19 Estimated 2019-20 Proposed 2020-21 Proposed
FTE Staff Years 7.1 7.1 7.3 9.5 9.5