Bill Summaries: H847 (2021)

  • Summary date: May 5 2021 - View summary

    Amends GS 7A-4.20 (age limit for service as judge or justice) to permit judges and justices who are elected to office prior to attaining the age of 72 to serve until January 1 of the year following the next general election and to make technical and clarifying changes.
    Amends GS 135-57(b) (Teachers and State Employees Retirement System – retirement of judges and justices) to make conforming changes.
    Effective October 1, 2021, and applies to judges and justices holding office, elected, or appointed on or after that date.