Rules of the Senate; proposed amendment. (SR38)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Rules of the Senate; nominations for justices and judges. Amends the Rules of the Senate to provide that the Courts Committee may nominate persons on the floor of the Senate for election as a justice or judge of the Commonwealth, and requires that public hearings be held before the Courts Committee on the qualification of any candidate for justice or judge at least seven days prior to election on the floor of the Senate. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070701728
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Rules