HB 1275, Municipal Court Judges Appoint and Remove

Municipal Impact
Position
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Bill Sponsor

Rep. Bonnie Rich
District 97

This bill authorizes municipalities to appoint a municipal court judge to complete a judicial term where a vacancy occurs, for the remainder of the unexpired term. The bill also provides for a removal process for municipal court judges. 

Last Updated: 2/10/2022
Subject Area: Municipal Courts
Resources: bill text
BILL STATUS
7/1/2022 - Effective Date 5/13/2022 - Act 880 5/13/2022 - Date Signed by Governor

Votes

4/4/2022 Senate Vote #845 Yea - 51 Nay - 0 Not Voting - 3 Excused - 2
2/15/2022 House Vote #527 Yea - 152 Nay - 10 Not Voting - 5 Excused - 13

Comment on this Bill

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