Judges; increases maximum number in judicial district. (SB209)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax) with support from co-patron Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)

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

02/05/2020: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
12/30/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
12/30/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102142D
12/30/2019Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/08/2020Moved from Courts of Justice to Judiciary due to a change of the committee name
01/15/2020Reported from Judiciary (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/17/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB209)
01/30/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2020Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB275.

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