Contact Information

Elisa Butler
State Court Administrator
2301 Capitol Ave.
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: 307.777.7238

Agendas & Minutes

The Wyoming Judicial Council is the governing body of the Wyoming Judicial Branch. It sets policies for the Judiciary, exercises administrative supervision over the courts in the state, and promulgates rules of practice and procedure for all courts. Formerly known as the Board of Judicial Policy and Administration (BJPA), the Wyoming Judicial Council changed its name to more clearly express the entity’s role. The Order modifying the name of the Wyoming Judicial Branch’s governing body can be accessed here.

Rules, Procedures and Membership

Wyoming Judicial Council Committees

The Wyoming Judicial Council exercises general superintending control over the Wyoming Judicial Branch for administrative, policy making, and planning purposes pursuant to the Wyoming Constitution, the Order of the Wyoming Supreme Court and the resolution of the Wyoming District Courts. Council work and decisions are streamlined through recommendations of specialty committees created by the Wyoming Judicial Council. These committees review and recommend priorities based on the subject matter assigned to the committee. Click here to view further information regarding the Wyoming Judicial Council Committees: Access to Justice; Behavioral Health Committee; Circuit Court Audit Committee; Education Committee; Forms Committee; Human Resources Committee; Legislative Relations Committee; Technology Committee.

Resolutions and Policy Statements