IL HJRCA0044 | 2009-2010 | 96th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 2 2010 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2010-05-02 - Tabled Pursuant to Rule 46
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Proposes to amend the Illinois Constitution to repeal provisions concerning the office of Associate Judge. Provides that Associate Judges in office on the effective date of the amendment assume the office of Circuit Judge on that date. Deletes provisions for election of Appellate and Circuit Judges and provides for their appointment by the Supreme Court. Provides for Judicial Nominating Commissions to nominate persons for appointment as Appellate and Circuit Judges. Makes other changes. Effective upon approval by the electors.

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Title

JUDICIARY-APPOINTED JUDGES

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History

DateChamberAction
2010-05-02 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 46
2010-02-03 Referred to Rules Committee
2010-02-03 Read in Full a First Time
2010-02-02 Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Jack D. Franks

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