AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A MANDATORY RETIREMENT AGE FOR MAGISTRATES. Enacted July 18, 2013. Effective January 1, 2015, and applies to individuals whose terms of office as magistrates begin on or after that date.
Summary date: Jul 22 2013 - View summary
Summary date: Mar 19 2013 - View summary
House amendment to the 2nd edition makes the following changes. Clarifies that the act applies to individuals whose term of office as magistrates begin on or after the January 1, 2015, effective date.
Summary date: Mar 6 2013 - View summary
House committee substitute makes the following change to the 1st edition. Changes the effective date to January 1, 2015.
Summary date: Feb 26 2013 - View summary
Amends GS 7A-170 to prohibit magistrates from continuing in office beyond the last day of the month in which the magistrate reaches the mandatory retirement age for justices and judges of the General Court of Justice (age 72). Effective October 1, 2013.