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Regulation (2007:1079) With Instruction For Legal Aid Commission

Original Language Title: Förordning (2007:1079) med instruktion för Rättshjälpsnämnden

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section 1 the legal aid Commission's task is to review appeals

According to paragraph 44 legal aid Act (1996:1619).


section 2 of the Authority is headed by a Board. In 48 § Act

(1996:1619) contains provisions on how the Board is composed and

about how members and deputies for those appointed.

section 3 of the members and deputies are appointed for a maximum period of three


The lawyers that will be included in the legal aid Commission appointed after

proposal of the Swedish Bar Association.

Management's responsibilities

section 4 of the legal aid Board's management are bound to at

Legal aid Commission implement the internal management and control

as the Swedish national courts administration is responsible for under the Regulation (2007:1073)

with instruction for the Swedish national courts administration.


section 5 the Court of appeal for Lower Norrland perform administrative tasks

to the authority.

Caseload management

clause 6 of section 49 Act (1996:1619) provides for

quorum and voting.

section 7 Of the legal aid Committee of the rules of procedure has announced

regulations that the President may request explanations,

information or opinions in matters of Board or try

questions about the disclosure of public documents or issues

arise in response to appeals from the Board's decision in

such questions, the President may in turn hand it over to a

an official at the Court of appeal for Lower Norrland to take these


Exemptions from government regulation

paragraph 8 of the following provisions of the Government agencies Ordinance (2007:515)

shall not apply to the legal aid Commission:

4 section 4 internal control, and

section 8 if the employer's policy.