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Personnel Handbook

November 18, 2015

Arkansas Public Defender Commission History Download Full Personnel Handbook - MS Word The Arkansas Public Defender Commission was created by Act 1193 of 1993 (see also Ark. Code Ann. 16-87-201 through 214), hereinafter referred to as “Commission” or “APDC”. The Commission was initially created to address a myriad of problems and concerns related to the representation of indigent criminal defendants in Arkansas. The Commission consists of seven members, each of whom is appointed by the ... Read More