Report 2009-109 Recommendation 31 Responses

Report 2009-109: Sacramento and Marin Superior Courts: Both Courts Need to Ensure That Family Court Appointees Have Necessary Qualifications, Improve Administrative Policies and Procedures, and Comply With Laws and Rules (Release Date: January 2011)

Recommendation #31 To: Superior Court of California, County of Marin

To make certain that it orders evaluations as the court rules require, the Marin family court should consistently use the standard form.

1-Year Agency Response

The Marin Family Court acknowledged that the Order Appointing Child Custody Evaluator was the standard form and stated that it would consistently use the form for all future private evaluator appointments. (See 2013-406, p. 158)

California State Auditor's Assessment of 1-Year Status: Fully Implemented

All Recommendations in 2009-109

Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.