SB0172

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County - Judges Sitting as Orphans' Court

Sponsored by:

Anne Arundel County Senators

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Requiring the judges of the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County to sit as the Orphans' Court for Anne Arundel County; repealing a requirement that the qualified voters of Anne Arundel County elect three orphans' court judges; and submitting this amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Anne Arundel County Senators
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Cross-filed with: HB0163
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide
Narrow Subject(s):Anne Arundel County
Circuit Courts
Constitutional Amendments
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Judges
Orphans' Court
Referendum
Statutes:Article - IV - Judiciary Department
(20, 40)

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October 29, 2013 9:55 P.M.