ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER 12.504 – 09/21* IN RE: COUNTY CANVASSING BOARD

Section 102.141(1), Florida Statutes (2021), specifies that a county court judge shall chair the county canvassing board. The statute also specifies that the chief judge of the judicial circuit in which the county is located shall appoint a county court judge as an alternate member of the county canvassing board and shall also appoint substitute members of the board in certain circumstances.

NOW, THEREFORE, pursuant to the authority conferred by Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial Administration 2.215, it is ORDERED as follows:

1. The Honorable Leonard Hanser, a County Court Judge in and for Palm Beach County, is appointed to serve as a member of the Palm Beach County Canvassing Board and shall chair the Palm Beach County Canvassing Board.

2. The Honorable Sara Alijewicz, a County Court Judge in and for Palm Beach County, is appointed to serve as an alternate member of the Palm Beach County Canvassing Board pursuant to section 102.141(1)(e)1.

DONE AND SIGNED, in Chambers, in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, this 9th day of September, 2021.
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Glenn D. Kelley, Chief Judge
cc: Judge Sara Alijewicz
Judge Leonard Hanser
Wendy Link, Supervisor of Elections
*supersedes administrative order 12.501-08/20

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 11.110 –9/2021* – IN RE: APPOINTMENT OF CIRCUIT JUDGES AS ACTING COUNTY JUDGES COUNTY JUDGES AS ACTING CIRCUIT JUDGES

It is necessary for the prompt dispatch of the business of the circuit and county courts, that circuit judges be temporarily assigned to duty in the county court and that county judges be temporarily assigned to duty in the circuit court.

NOW, THEREFORE, pursuant to the authority conferred by Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.215, it is ORDERED as follows:

1. Each circuit judge of the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit of Florida is hereby assigned and designated to hear, conduct, try and determine county court cases that are brought before the judge as a temporary judge of the Palm Beach County Court, and thereafter to dispose of all matters considered by the judge, including emergency and duty judge matters for the next six months.

2. Further, each county court judge of Palm Beach County is hereby assigned and designated to hear, conduct, try and determine circuit court cases that are brought before the judge as a temporary judge of the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Court, and thereafter to dispose of all matters considered by the judge, including emergency and duty judge matters for the next six months.
DONE and SIGNED in Chambers at West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, this 1st day of September 2021.
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Glenn D. Kelley, Chief Judge
*supersedes Admin. Order No. 11.110 –3/2021

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 11.203 – 08/21* – IN RE: APPOINTMENT OF MAGISTRATES

The Court has entered administrative orders establishing the office of magistrate in family law matters (Administrative Order 5.104), juvenile matters (administrative order 5.104) and mental health matters (Administrative Order 6.304).

NOW, THEREFORE, pursuant to the authority conferred by Florida Rule of General Practice and Judicial Administration 2.215, it is ORDERED as follows:
The following are hereby appointed to serve as magistrates with all of the authority, responsibility and power conferred by the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, Florida Rules of Juvenile Procedure, Florida Rules of Probate Procedure and Florida Statutes.

Thomas Baker, Esq.
Peter Bassaline, Esq.
Judette Fanelli, Esq.
Diane M. Kirigin, Esq.
Jennifer Klee, Esq.
Jennifer Printz, Esq.
James Williams, Esq.
Maxine Williams, Esq.

DONE and SIGNED in Chambers at West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, this 1st day of September, 2021, nunc pro tunc to August 30, 2021.

Glenn D. Kelley, Chief Judge
*supersedes admin. order 11.203-10/19