Bill Summaries: H679 (2019-2020 Session)

  • Summary date: Apr 26 2019 - View summary

    House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes a technical change to GS 7A-52. 

  • Summary date: Apr 10 2019 - View summary

    Amends GS 7A-52 to expand upon when an emergency judge may be assigned to also include instances of (1) medical leave absence of a sitting judge; (2) disaster declaration under GS 166A-19.3; (3) assignment by the Chief Justice of a Rule 2.1 exceptional case to an emergency judge; and (4) court coverage need created by holdover sessions, cases in which a judge has a conflict, judicial administrative responsibilities, or judicial educational responsibilities.