SB 879 Retired circuit court judges under recall; qualification by Committees for Courts of Justice.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
Retired circuit court judges under recall; qualification by Committees for Courts of Justice. Requires that retired circuit court judges sitting as substitutes be found qualified every three years by the Courts Committees instead of authorized by the Chief Justice. The bill provides that the Chief Justice may call upon and authorize any circuit court judge whose retirement becomes effective during the interim period between regularly scheduled sessions of the General Assembly to sit in recall. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2018.

Full text:
12/19/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103234D  pdf
01/18/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17103234D-E  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
12/19/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103234D
12/19/16  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/17  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (11-Y 1-N)
01/17/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/18/17  Senate: Read second time
01/18/17  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
01/18/17  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
01/18/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB879E
01/18/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17103234D-E
01/19/17  Senate: Passed by for the day
01/20/17  Senate: Passed by for the day
01/23/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 2-N)
01/30/17  House: Placed on Calendar
01/30/17  House: Read first time
01/30/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/21/17  House: Left in Courts of Justice