Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution repealing provisions relating to election of circuit court judges; requiring the Governor, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, to appoint a qualified person to fill a vacancy in the office of a judge of the circuit court; altering the term of office of circuit court judges from 15 to 10 years; requiring the Governor to reappoint a circuit court judge, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, upon the expiration of the judge's term; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|2/12/2015||Text - First - Circuit Court Judges - Selection, Qualifications, and Term of Office|
|3/19/2015||Vote - House - Committee - Judiciary|
( 18B, 2, 21A, 3, 5, 5B )
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