House document (Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates) ; 1848, no. 48.
January 24, 1848 Report of the Board of Code Revisors, regarding the state of the Court of Appeals and General Courts. The board expressed concern regarding the efficiency of the appellate courts, finding long delays in rulings and other significant issues. Also attached was a proposed bill which would establish a Special Court of Appeals and diminish the number of judges of the General Court. Of note, pages 7 and 8 are missing, although both the report and proposed bill are complete.
"A bill establishing a Special Court of Appeals and diminishing the number of judges of the general court": pages 9-12. Revisors: Jno. M. Patton and Conway Robinson.
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Print version: Virginia. Revisors of the Civil Code. Report of the Revisors [to the House of Delegates on a plan for promoting the despatch of business in the court of appeals] [Richmond] : [publisher not identified], [1848?]