Judges; increases maximum number in judicial district. (HB275)

Introduced By

Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Maximum number of judges in each judicial district. Increases from 11 to 12 the maximum number of authorized general district court judgeships in the nineteenth judicial district. The Committee on District Courts recommended the additional judgeship in 2018. Read the Bill »

Status

02/12/2020: passed committee

History

DateAction
12/30/2019Committee
12/30/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103853D
12/30/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/15/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
01/22/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB275)
01/22/2020Reported from Courts of Justice (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2020Read first time
01/27/2020Read second time and engrossed
01/28/2020Read third time and passed House (87-Y 11-N)
01/28/2020VOTE: Passage (87-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/12/2020Reported from Judiciary (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB209.

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