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DEPUTY JUDGES COUNCIL

Ministry
ATTORNEY GENERAL
URL
Address
130 QUEEN ST. W
TORONTO
M5H2N5
Phone
Fax
Background
COURTS OF JUSTICE ACT, RSO 1990, C. 43, S. 33
Function
The council will review and approve standards of conduct for deputy judges as established by the Chief Justice, review and approve a plan for the continuing education of deputy judges as established by the Chief Justice, and make recommendations on matters affecting deputy judges.
Membership
The council is composed of, (a) the Chief Justice of the Superior Court of Justice, or another judge of the Superior Court of Justice designated by the Chief Justice; (b) a regional senior judge of the Superior Court of Justice, appointed by the Chief Justice; (c) a judge of the Superior Court of Justice, appointed by the Chief Justice; (d) a provincial judge who was assigned to the Provincial Court (Civil Division) immediately before September 1, 1990, or a deputy judge, appointed by the Chief Justice; (e) three persons who are neither judges nor lawyers, appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council on the Attorney General's recommendation. The Chief Justice of the Superior Court of Justice, or his or her designate, shall chair the meetings.
Term
There is no limitation in legislation.
Meetings
The council meets approximately four times a year.
Remuneration
Appointees are remunerated according to Schedule A, Level 2 of the Agencies and Appointments Directive.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. MEMBER (PART-TIME) SARKIS ASSADOURIAN
19-Jun-2016 - 18-Jun-2019
RICHMOND HILL
2. MEMBER (PART-TIME) RAJ CHOPRA
20-Nov-2016 - 19-Nov-2019
MISSISSAUGA
3. MEMBER (PART-TIME)