Bill Text: IN HB1061 | 2013 | Regular Session | Amended

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Bill Title: Magistrates.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)

Status: (Passed) 2013-05-13 - Public Law 100 [HB1061 Detail]

Download: Indiana-2013-HB1061-Amended.html

February 8, 2013



DIGEST OF HB 1061 (Updated February 6, 2013 6:10 pm - DI 69)

Citations Affected: IC 33-33.

Synopsis: Warrick County courts magistrate. Allows the judges of the Warrick circuit and superior courts to jointly appoint a magistrate.

Effective: July 1, 2013.

Bacon , Crouch

    January 7, 2013, read first time and referred to Committee on Courts and Criminal Code.
    February 7, 2013, reported _ Do Pass. Referred to Committee on Ways and Means pursuant to Rule 127.

February 8, 2013

First Regular Session 118th General Assembly (2013)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning courts and court officers.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 33-33-87-2; (13)HB1061.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 33-33-87-2 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2013]: Sec. 2. (a) Warrick County constitutes the second judicial circuit.
     (b) The judge of the Warrick circuit court and the judges of the Warrick superior courts may jointly appoint one (1) full-time magistrate under IC 33-23-5 to serve the circuit and superior courts.
    (c) The magistrate continues in office until removed by the judge of the Warrick circuit court and the judges of the Warrick superior courts.