Administrative Order 97-2: Appointment of Persons to Give Oaths on Affidavits of Probable Cause and Affidavits of Refusal to Take Alcohol Test

Whereas the Administrative Judge is charged by the statutes of Idaho with the administrative supervision and authority over the operation of the District Courts (Idaho Code section 1-907) and

Whereas Misdemeanor Criminal Rule 12(a) provides that the Administrative Judge may appoint persons to administer oaths,

It is hereby ordered that all duly authorized on-shift peace officers, including but not limited to Sheriffs, Chiefs of Police, Shift Commanders, Captains, Lieutenants, Sergeants, Corporals, Deputies, and Patrolmen, have the authority to administer oaths by signing either an Affidavit of Probable Cause or an Affidavit of Refusal to Take Alcohol Test.

Dated this 18th day of March, 1997.

Signed by Gerald L. Weston, Administrative District Judge

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