The 1st Meeting of Judicial Appointments Commission was held on 13th January 2023 (Friday) at Waterfront 2, Level 6, Pullman Miri Waterfront, Sarawak. This meeting was the first monthly meeting which was held outside from Putrajaya in 2023. This meeting was held in conjunction with the "Opening of the Legal Year of Sabah and Sarawak 2023" which was held in the morning on the same day at the Miri Courts Complex, Sarawak. A parade that started from the Pullman Miri Waterfront, Sarawak and ended at the Miri Courts Complex, Sarawak was held in conjunction with the "Opening of the Legal Year of Sabah and Sarawak 2023". The parade was led by The Right Honourable Tun Tengku Maimun binti Tuan Mat, Chief Justice of Federal Court; The Right Honourable Tan Sri Datuk Amar Abang Iskandar bin Abang Hashim, Chief Judge of the High Court in Sabah and Sarawak; The Honourable Dato’ Mohamad Zabidin bin Mohd Diah, Federal Court Judge; and The Honourable Dato’ Abdul Rahman bin Sebli, Federal Court Judge.