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To Governor
Title
Constitutional Amendment - Orphans' Court Judges - Election and Term Limits
Sponsored by
Delegates Carter, Anderson, McConkey, Oaks, and Rosenberg
Status
In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require a judge of the Orphans' Court to hold the office for a term of 8 years; providing for a judge of the Orphans' Court to be elected by specified voters at the general election; establishing that a judge of the Orphans' Court shall hold the office from the judge's election until a successor is elected and qualified; and submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection.
Committees
Original:
Judiciary  
Ways and Means
Details
Constitutional Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
History
Legislation History
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/12/2015
Legislative Date
2/13/2015
Action
First Reading Judiciary and Ways and Means
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/13/2015
Legislative Date
2/13/2015
Action
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
3/19/2015
Legislative Date
3/19/2015
Action
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
House 2/12/2015 2/13/2015 First Reading Judiciary and Ways and Means
House 2/13/2015 2/13/2015 Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
House 3/19/2015 3/19/2015 Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
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