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In Re: Operation of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama in the Absence of Funding Authority by the United States Congress and/or the President

Case Summary

On 01/14/2019 In Re Operation of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama in the Absence of Funding Authority by the United States Congress and/or the President was filed as an Other lawsuit. This case was filed in U.S. District Courts, Alabama Middle District. The Judge overseeing this case is William Keith Watkins. The case status is Disposed - Other Disposed.

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Case Details

  • Case Number:

    2:19-MC-03851

  • Filing Date:

    01/14/2019

  • Case Status:

    Disposed - Other Disposed

  • Case Type:

    Other

  • Court:

    U.S. District Courts

  • Courthouse:

    Alabama Middle District

Judge Details

Presiding Judge

William Keith Watkins

 

Party Details

In Re

In Re: Operation of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama in the Absence of Funding Authority by the United States Congress and/or the President

 

Court Documents

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(#1) ORDER: In the event that, at any time or for any reason, appropriate funding for the operation of the United States Courts is not made available by the United States Congress and/or the President, this Order shall become effective. The dispensing of justice being an essential part of the functioning of our federal government, all chambers employees of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, Magistrate Judges, the Bankruptcy Judges, and all of the Court support unit employees, including offices of the District Clerk, the Bankruptcy Clerk, the United States Probation Office, and the United States Marshal, are deemed necessary and essential to the resolution of cases and are hereby declared to be such. Accordingly, it is ORDERED that all employees of the United States District Court and United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama and all support unit employees are ordered to report to work for their regularly scheduled hours, and to continue all normal operations of the Court, as further set out in order. It is also ORDERED that the General Services Administration shall provide the level of services and building maintenance normally provided, and the United States Marshal Service shall maintain all functions necessary for the appropriate security of all Judges and Court employees and for the safe use of all Court facilities in the Middle District of Alabama. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 1/14/2019. (kh, ) (Entered: 01/14/2019)

 

Docket Entries

  • 01/14/2019
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  • (#1) ORDER: In the event that, at any time or for any reason, appropriate funding for the operation of the United States Courts is not made available by the United States Congress and/or the President, this Order shall become effective. The dispensing of justice being an essential part of the functioning of our federal government, all chambers employees of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, Magistrate Judges, the Bankruptcy Judges, and all of the Court support unit employees, including offices of the District Clerk, the Bankruptcy Clerk, the United States Probation Office, and the United States Marshal, are deemed necessary and essential to the resolution of cases and are hereby declared to be such. Accordingly, it is ORDERED that all employees of the United States District Court and United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama and all support unit employees are ordered to report to work for their regularly scheduled hours, and to continue all normal operations of the Court, as further set out in order. It is also ORDERED that the General Services Administration shall provide the level of services and building maintenance normally provided, and the United States Marshal Service shall maintain all functions necessary for the appropriate security of all Judges and Court employees and for the safe use of all Court facilities in the Middle District of Alabama. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 1/14/2019. (kh, ) (Entered: 01/14/2019)

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