2007 California Rules of Court

Rule 1.100. Requests for accommodations by persons with disabilities

(f) Denial of accommodation request

A request for accommodation may be denied only when the court determines that:

(1)The applicant has failed to satisfy the requirements of this rule;

(2)The requested accommodation would create an undue financial or administrative burden on the court; or

(3)The requested accommodation would fundamentally alter the nature of the service, program, or activity.

(Subd (f) amended effective January 1, 2007; previously amended effective January 1, 2006.)

(g) Review procedure

(1)An applicant or any participant in the proceeding in which an accommodation request has been denied or granted may seek review of a determination made by nonjudicial court personnel within 10 days of the date of the response by submitting, in writing, a request for review to the presiding judge or designated judicial officer.

(2)An applicant or any participant in the proceeding in which an accommodation request has been denied or granted may seek review of a determination made by a presiding judge or another judicial officer within 10 days of the date of the notice of determination by filing a petition for extraordinary relief in a court of superior jurisdiction.

(Subd (g) amended effective January 1, 2006.)