Bill Summaries: S636 (2017-2018 Session)

  • Summary date: Apr 5 2017 - View summary

    Increases the annual salaries for the following judicial branch officials by 20% for 2017-18, effective July 1, 2017: Supreme Court Chief Justice and Associate Justices, Court of Appeals Chief Judge and Judges, Senior Regular Resident Superior Court Judges and Superior Court Judges, and Chief District Court and District Court Judges.

    Appropriates from the General Fund to the Administrative Office of the Courts $19,760,000 in nonrecurring funds for 2017‑18 to increase salary and benefits for all judges and justices and to increase the annual contribution into the Consolidated Judicial Retirement System.

    Effective July 1, 2017, for the 2017‑2018 fiscal year.