CS/CS/SJR 140: Circuit and County Court Judges/Qualifications
JOINT RESOLUTION by Budget ; Judiciary ; Ring
Circuit and County Court Judges/Qualifications; Proposes amendments to the State Constitution to increase the period of time that a person must be a member of The Florida Bar before becoming eligible for the office of circuit court or county court judge, to provide an effective date, and to provide that judges qualified to hold office and in office on that effective date may remain in office and run for reelection, notwithstanding the increase.
- Judiciary (JU)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Judiciary; Budget -SJ 21
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/11/11, 1:45 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• CS by Judiciary; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 118
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Budget -SJ 118
• Introduced -SJ 21
• CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 109
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/25/11, 1:15 pm, 412 Knott Building --Not Considered
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/26/11, 9:45 am, 412 Knott Building
• CS/CS by- Budget; YEAS 18 NAYS 2 -SJ 541
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 541
• CS/CS by Budget read 1st time -SJ 541
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar
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