Rule 6-301. Authority of court commissioner as magistrate.

Intent:

To provide for the authority of a court commissioner to act as a magistrate as required by § 77-1-3.

Applicability:

This rule shall apply to court commissioners.

Statement of the Rule:

A court commissioner may exercise the following authority conferred upon magistrates by the Legislature:

(1) issue warrants and summonses in traffic cases; and

(2) set bail in traffic cases.