September 26, 2013
IN THE MATTER OF CALLING A RETIRED DISTRICT JUDGE TO ACTIVE SERVICE
The Honorable Mary Jane Knisely, Judge of the District Court for the Thirteenth Judicial District of the State of Montana, has requested the assistance of retired District Judge Joe L. Hegel to conduct the Youth Court cases scheduled in that court on October 3, 2013. Judge Hegel has retired under the provisions of the Montana Judges' Retirement System and, being subject to call for duty pursuant to § 19-5-103, MCA, has advised that he is agreeable to assisting the Thirteenth Judicial District Court with the above-listed matters.
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED:
1. The Honorable Joe L. Hegel, retired District Judge, is hereby called to active service in the District Court of the Thirteenth Judicial District of the State of Montana, to assume jurisdiction of that court's Youth Court docket scheduled for October 3, 2013, and is hereby authorized to proceed with any and all necessary hearings, opinions and orders that he considers necessary for the proper resolution of those Youth Court matters.
2. Judge Hegel shall be paid the salary compensation to which he is entitled by § 19-5-103(2)(b), MCA.
3. A copy of this order shall be filed with the District Court Clerk of Yellowstone County with a request that copies of this order be sent to counsel of record in Yellowstone County Youth Court matters being conducted on October 3, 2013. A copy of this order shall also be furnished to the Honorable Mary Jane Knisely, the Honorable Joe L. Hegel, to Becky Buska in the Office of the Supreme Court Administrator, and to Becky Bird, Court Administrator of the Thirteenth Judicial District.
This order is entered by the Chief Justice pursuant to Art. VII, Section 6(3), 1972 Mont. Const., and statutes enacted in conformity therewith and in implementation thereof.