SB 1698: Judges
GENERAL BILL by Crist
Judges; revises number of circuit court judges in certain circuits; revises number of district court judges in certain district courts of appeal; provides for election of new circuit & county court judges created by act in 2006 general election; provides legislative findings; provides that circuit & county court judicial offices created by act constitute vacancies in office for purposes of qualifying for 2006 general election, etc. Amends 26.031, 34.022, 35.06.
Last Action: 5/3/2006 Senate - Placed on Special Order Calendar -SJ 00966; Read second time -SJ 00962; Amendment(s) adopted -SJ 00962; Substituted HB 113 -SJ 00962; Laid on Table, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to HB 113 (Ch. 2006-166)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/27/2006 Senate • Filed
2/20/2006 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Justice Appropriations; Ways and Means
3/7/2006 Senate • Introduced, referred to Judiciary; Justice Appropriations; Ways and Means -SJ 00138
3/29/2006 Senate • Withdrawn from Judiciary -SJ 00324; Now in Justice Appropriations
3/30/2006 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Justice Appropriations, 04/04/06, 10:15 am, 37-S
4/4/2006 Senate • Favorable by Justice Appropriations; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 00374
4/5/2006 Senate • Now in Ways and Means -SJ 00374
4/26/2006 Senate • Withdrawn from Ways and Means -SJ 00577; Placed on Calendar, on second reading
5/3/2006 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar -SJ 00966; Read second time -SJ 00962; Amendment(s) adopted -SJ 00962; Substituted HB 113 -SJ 00962; Laid on Table, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to HB 113 (Ch. 2006-166)
SB 1698, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/27/2006 at 9:43 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Justice Appropriations (Post-Meeting) 3/29/2006 (pdf)
Related Bills (3)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location H 113 (e2) Negron Compare Last Action: 6/10/2006 Became Law without Governor's Signature; Chapter No. 2006-166
S 364 Judges/Circuit & County Court Saunders Compare Last Action: 4/28/2006 S Withdrawn from Judiciary; Justice Appropriations; Ways and Means; Withdrawn from further cons., Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to HB 113 (Ch. 2006-166) -SJ 00696
S 766 Judges/Circuit & County Court Aronberg Compare Last Action: 5/5/2006 S Died in Committee on Judiciary, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to HB 113 (Ch. 2006-166)
Floor Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Floor Action Format 134048 - Amendment
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 4/4/2006 10:15 AM Justice Appropriations 4 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (3)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 26.031 Judicial circuits; number of judges. 34.022 Number of county court judges for each county. 35.06 Organization of district courts of appeal.
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