Court Rules

Rule 6 - Assignment of Judges, Cases, and Transfer of Cases

Rule 6.7 - Absence of Presiding Judge

1. In the absence of the Presiding Judge, or his inability to act, or when he may deem it necessary or expedient, he, or, in the event of his failure to do so, the Court en banc by a majority vote shall designate another circuit judge as Acting Presiding Judge.