The Sacramento family court should ensure that minorís counsel submit, within 10 days of their appointment, the required declarations about their qualifications, education, training, and experience. Specifically, the family court should continue to ensure the appointment orders direct the minorís counsel to complete and promptly file the declaration.
The Sacramento Family Court included in its Order Appointing Counsel for a Child the specific requirement to file a declaration of qualifications within 10 days of appointment or before beginning work on a case. (See 2013-406, p. 156)
Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.