HB 7101: Judicial Nominating Commissions
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Gaetz
Judicial Nominating Commissions; Repeals provisions relating to judicial nominating commissions; provides for commissions; specifies membership & composition; provides for appointment of members by Governor; provides for terms; requires Governor to consider racial, ethnic, gender, & geographic diversity in making appointments; provides for suspension of member of judicial nominating commission; establishes quorum; provides for administrative support; abolishes prior offices; permits reappointment of former officeholders.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Introduced -HJ 263
• Referred to Judiciary Committee -HJ 273
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/07/11, 8:00 am, 404 HOB
• Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 11 NAYS 6 -HJ 591
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 591
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/14/11
• Read 2nd time -HJ 628
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 651
• Passed; YEAS 78 NAYS 35 -HJ 651
• In Messages
• Received -SJ 578
• Referred to Judiciary; Rules -SJ 578
• Withdrawn from Judiciary; Rules -SJ 833
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/SB 2170 -SJ 833
• Read 2nd time -SJ 833, 834
• Amendment(s) adopted (866924) -SJ 834
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 854
• Amendment(s) reconsidered, withdrawn (866924) -SJ 854
• Amendment(s) pending (453086) -SJ 855, 915
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar
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