California Government Code Chapter 2.3 - California Habeas Corpus Resource Center

  • Section 68660.
    As used in this chapter, center means the California Habeas Corpus Resource Center, and board means the board of directors of the center.(Amended by Stats....
  • Section 68661.
    There is hereby created in the judicial branch of state government the California Habeas Corpus Resource Center, which shall have all of the following general...
  • Section 68662.
    The Supreme Court shall offer to appoint counsel to represent all state prisoners subject to a capital sentence for purposes of state postconviction proceedings, and...
  • Section 68663.
    No counsel appointed to represent a state prisoner under capital sentence in state postconviction proceedings shall have previously represented the prisoner at trial or on...
  • Section 68664.
    (a) The center shall be managed by an executive director who shall be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the center.(b) The executive director shall...
  • Section 68665.
    The Judicial Council and the Supreme Court shall adopt, by rule of court, binding and mandatory competency standards for the appointment of counsel in death...
  • Section 68666.
    (a) The Supreme Court may compensate counsel representing indigent defendants in automatic appeals arising out of a judgment of death or for state postconviction proceedings...

Last modified: September 9, 2016