SB 138 Election of Chief Justice by justices of Supreme Court.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Election of Chief Justice by the justices of the Court. Changes the manner in which the Chief Justice is chosen to a majority vote of the justices as opposed to the ascension of the most senior justice. The bill applies to the next Chief Justice of the Supreme Court and does not affect the current Chief Justice or his term. This bill is identical to HB 1186.

Full text:
01/09/02  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/02 024400536  pdf
02/19/02  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB138ER)  pdf
03/06/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0043)  pdf

Status:
01/09/02  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/02 024400536
01/09/02  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/02  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
01/18/02  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/18/02  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
01/21/02  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
01/22/02  Senate: Passed by for the day
01/23/02  Senate: Passed by for the day
01/24/02  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 10-N)
01/24/02  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (29-Y 10-N)
01/24/02  Senate: Communicated to House
01/28/02  House: Placed on Calendar
01/28/02  House: Read first time
01/28/02  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/02  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
02/15/02  House: Read second time
02/18/02  House: Read third time
02/18/02  House: Passed House (94-Y 4-N)
02/18/02  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 4-N)
02/19/02  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB138ER)
02/20/02  Senate: Enrolled
02/21/02  House: Signed by Speaker
02/22/02  Senate: Signed by President
02/28/02  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 43 (effective 7/1/02)
03/06/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0043)