Hon. Michael Bender, Chief Justice of the Colorado Supreme Court, issued an update to CJD 98-03 in April. The updated Chief Justice Directive is effective May 1, 2013.
The Chief Justice Directive discusses payment for solemnization of marriages that are performed outside of business hours, and also emphasizes that members of the judiciary may not be compensated for services performed during normal business hours. It was amended to include language regarding certification of civil unions, and the amendment is effective May 1, 2013.