the court diary
any statutory or other authorities that are needed.
a lack of due preparation by the Clerk of the Courts.
The Clerk of the Courts must keep abreast of the latest legislation. If any Act was amended, the Clerk is
expected to have a copy of it. Therefore, Clerks should check the Jamaica Gazette regularly for any new
amendment, acts, or regulation. Websites such as and usually
of the Parish Court. It also h
submissions to the Court when the matter is called up.
shall be recorded on or in the fold of the indictment or information...the plea...the sentence...the presiding Parish Court Judge