Return to Data Elements Page

PROCEEDING DATE (COURT)

Data Element: PROCEEDING DATE (COURT)
Definition: Date on which the reported court action occurred.
Standard of Verification: Prosecution case file folder.
Data Type: N
Field Size: 8
Field Format: 4N - YYYY
2N - MM
2N - DD
Originating Teams: Courts
User Teams: Corrections, Courts and Law Enforcement
Tables / Codes: None
Comments: See the Criminal Proceeding Outcome Table for examples of court actions which give meaning to Proceeding Date. Sometimes, because of the significance of the Proceeding Outcome, the Proceeding Date may be better known by another name related to the court action. For example, the Proceeding Date for the court action of arraignment is better known as arraignment date.
Page Info: DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 2/91
DATE STANDARD REVISED: 9/95
DATE STANDARD REVISED: 8/99