House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Amends GS 7A-44(a) (concerning salary and reimbursement for superior court judges) to exclude from official business, for the purposes of the subsection, regular, daily commuting between a judge's home and the court, unless the court is located outside of the judge's county of residence. Makes a conforming change to the definition of official business in GS 7A-144 (concerning salary and reimbursement for district judges).
JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT TRAVEL REIMBURSEMENT.
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A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO REPEAL THE RESTRICTION ON TRAVEL REIMBURSEMENT TO SUPERIOR COURT AND DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, DISTRICT ATTORNEYS, ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEYS, PUBLIC DEFENDERS, AND ASSISTANT PUBLIC DEFENDERS FOR TRAVEL WITHIN THE COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND TO MAKE THE REIMBURSEMENT LANGUAGE FOR THOSE OFFICES CONSISTENT.Intro. by Glazier.
Status: Re-ref Com On Appropriations (House Action) (May 15 2013)
Wed, 27 Mar 2013 House: Filed
Mon, 1 Apr 2013 House: Passed 1st Reading
Mon, 1 Apr 2013 House: Ref to the Com on Judiciary, if favorable, Appropriations
Thu, 11 Apr 2013 House: Assigned To Judiciary Subcommittee A
Wed, 15 May 2013 House: Reptd Fav Com Substitute
Wed, 15 May 2013 House: Re-ref Com On Appropriations
Bill H 461 (2013-2014)Summary date: May 15 2013 - View Summary
Bill H 461 (2013-2014)Summary date: Mar 27 2013 - View Summary
Amends various statutes in GS Chapter 74 to repeal the prohibition on travel reimbursement for travel within the county of residence for the following judicial officers and court officials: superior court judges (GS 7A-44(a)), district court judges (GS 7A-144(a)), district attorneys and assistance district attorneys (GS 7A-65(a)), and public defenders and assistant public defenders (GS 7A-498.7(c1)). Effective July 1, 2013.