Judges; central registry records check. (HB1301)

Introduced By

Del. Les Adams (R-Chatham)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Judges; central registry records check; statement of economic interests. Requires that judges and substitute judges seeking reelection submit to a central registry records check for any founded complaint of child abuse or neglect. The bill also requires that any candidate seeking election to judicial office submit to a central registry records check and provide a written statement of economic interests. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Presented and ordered printed 18100062D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #3
01/29/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/05/2018Reported from Courts of Justice (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE(99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1301)
02/12/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/28/2018Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (12-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Committee substitute printed 18107836D-S1
03/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Read third time
03/05/2018Reading of substitute waived
03/05/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107836D-S1
03/05/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1301S1
03/05/2018Passed Senate with substitute (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018Placed on Calendar
03/06/2018Senate substitute agreed to by House 18107836D-S1 (96-Y 0-N)
03/06/2018VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1301S1)
03/08/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1301ER)
03/08/2018Signed by Speaker
03/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1301ER)
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/16/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 16, 2018
03/16/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 578 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0578)