HJ5173: Judges; election in circuit court, general district court, and juvenile and domestic court.

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 5173
Offered September 28, 2006
Election of a Circuit Court Judge, General District Court Judges, and a Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judge:
Patron-- McQuigg

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, the Senate concurring, That the General Assembly shall proceed this day at 12:30 p.m.

To the election of a Circuit Court judge for a term of eight years commencing as follows:

One judge for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, term commencing October 1, 2006.

 To the election of General District Court judges for a term of six years commencing as follows:

One judge for the Third Judicial District, term commencing October 1, 2006.

One judge for the Nineteenth Judicial District for a term of six years commencing October 1, 2006.

To the election of a Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court judge for a term of six years commencing as follows:

One judge for the Nineteenth Judicial District, term commencing October 1, 2006.

And that in the execution of the joint order nominations shall be made in the order herein named, and that each house shall be notified of said nominations, and when the rolls shall be called for the whole number, the presiding officers of each house shall appoint a committee of four, which together shall constitute the joint committee to count the vote of each house in each case and report the results to their respective houses.  The joint order may be suspended by the presiding officer of either house at any time but for no longer than twenty-four hours to receive the report of the joint committee.