Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CS/HJR 47 - Judicial Qualifications

Joint Resolution   by Civil Justice Subcommittee and Porth (CO-SPONSORS) McBurney
Judicial Qualifications: Amends s. 8, Art. V & creates s. 32, Art. XII of State Constitution to increase amount of time from 5 to 8 years that person must be member of Florida Bar before becoming eligible for office of circuit court or county court judge; provides that amendment does not affect any judge in office on effective date of amendment; provides that any judge qualified to hold office & in office before amendment is effective may remain in office & seek reelection to that office; provides schedule.
Effective Date: Not Specified
Last Event: Died in Judiciary Committee on Saturday, May 07, 2011 2:07 AM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

    -   Civil Justice Subcommittee
           On agenda for: 04/01/11 8:45 AM              Notice
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   Judiciary Committee

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
CS/CS/SJR 140 Circuit and County Court Judges/Qualifications Identical

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
Died in Judiciary Committee Saturday, May 07, 2011 2:07 AM Judiciary Committee
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Saturday, May 07, 2011 12:01 AM
Now in Judiciary Committee Wednesday, April 06, 2011 12:31 PM Judiciary Committee
Referred to Judiciary Committee Wednesday, April 06, 2011 12:31 PM Judiciary Committee
1st Reading Tuesday, April 05, 2011 5:17 PM
CS Filed Tuesday, April 05, 2011 7:44 AM
Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Tuesday, April 05, 2011 7:44 AM
Reported out of Civil Justice Subcommittee Monday, April 04, 2011 8:25 PM Civil Justice Subcommittee
Favorable with CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee Friday, April 01, 2011 11:30 AM Civil Justice Subcommittee
Added to Civil Justice Subcommittee agenda Wednesday, March 30, 2011 4:17 PM Civil Justice Subcommittee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 08, 2011 10:24 PM
Now in Civil Justice Subcommittee Monday, January 10, 2011 4:20 PM Civil Justice Subcommittee
Referred to Judiciary Committee Monday, January 10, 2011 4:20 PM Judiciary Committee
Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee Monday, January 10, 2011 4:20 PM Civil Justice Subcommittee
Filed Tuesday, December 07, 2010 10:44 AM Porth
Constitutions Revised by this Bill
Article V, Section8
 

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