Mandatory judicial retirement; increases age from 70 to 73. (SB95)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


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


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100586D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (11-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2012Rereferred to Finance
01/18/2012Impact statement from VRS (SB95)
01/24/2012Reported from Finance (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2012Passed by for the day
01/30/2012Read third time and passed Senate (26-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2012Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
02/27/2012Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (2-Y 5-N)
03/10/2012Left in Courts of Justice