2021 Judiciary Annual Report on the Implementation and Impact of CPL Article 245

The Division of Technology & Court Research (DoTCR) created the 2021 Judiciary Annual Report on the Implementation and Impact of CPL Article 245 and the Discovery Reform: Court Activity Dashboard in response to State Judiciary Law Section 216(5), requiring: 

The Chief Administrator of the Courts, in conjunction with the Division of Criminal Justice Services, shall collect data and report annually regarding the impact of article two hundred forty-five of the Criminal Procedure Law. Such data and report shall contain information regarding the implementation of article two hundred forty-five of the criminal procedure law, including procedures used to implement the article, resources needed for implementation, information regarding cases where discovery obligations are not met and information regarding case outcomes. The report shall be released publicly and published on the websites of the Office of Court Administration and the Division of Criminal Justice Services. The first report shall be published eighteen months after the effective date of this section, and shall include data from the first twelve months following the enactment of this section. Reports for subsequent years shall published annually thereafter.

Senate Bill S7506B (Click here for full bill)

Click here for 2021 Judiciary Annual Report on the Implementation and Impact of CPL Article 245

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