RULE 1:31. Places For Transaction Of Court Business

1:31-1. Location of Courtrooms; Judges' Chambers; Clerks' Offices

All courtrooms, judges' chambers and clerks' offices shall be located in public buildings, except that where adequate facilities are not available in public buildings, conveniently located, the Administrative Director of the Courts may approve their location in some other appropriate place.

Note: Source-R.R. 1:28-7, 6:2-3(b)(d), 8:2-1, 8:13-6.

1:31-2. Inadequate Court Facilities

The Administrative Director of the Courts, upon determining that the facilities provided for any court, judge or clerk are inadequate, even though the facilities are located in a public building, may, after giving a reasonable opportunity for adequate facilities to be provided, direct the court, judge or clerk to cease using the same.

Note: Amended July 13, 1994 to be effective September 1, 1994.
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