- Circuit Court Judges - Selection, Qualifications, and Term of Office
- Sponsored by
- Senators Kelley, Astle, Benson, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Jennings, Kagan, Kasemeyer, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, Middleton, Miller, Montgomery, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Ramirez, Raskin, Young, and Zirkin
- In the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
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
|Chamber||Calendar Date||Legislative Date||Action||Proceedings|
|Senate||2/05/2015||2/06/2015||First Reading Judicial Proceedings|
|Senate||2/10/2015||2/10/2015||Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.|
|Senate||2/16/2015||2/16/2015||Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.|
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|2/06/2015||Text - First - Circuit Court Judges - Selection, Qualifications, and Term of Office|
( 18B, 2, 21A, 3, 5, 5B )
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