Judicial retirement; increases mandatory retirement age to 73. (HB163)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Mandatory judicial retirement.  Increases the mandatory retirement age under the Judicial Retirement System from 70 years of age to 73 years of age. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/06/2012Committee
01/06/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100185D
01/06/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2012Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/16/2012Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 4-N)
01/18/2012Impact statement from VRS (HB163)
02/14/2012Left in Courts of Justice

Comments

robert legge writes:

73 isn't as old as it used to be.

robert legge writes:

I think of circuit and higher judges job more demanding than lower court judges. Maybe the 70 YO limit should still apply to those positions.