House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Changes the short and long titles.
Amends GS 7A-4.20 to provide that justices and judges of the General Court of Justice are required to retire at the age of 75 and cannot continue in office past the last day of December of the year in which they turned 75 (was, cannot continue past the last day of the month in which they turned 75).
Amends GS 7A-170(b) to provide that magistrates cannot continue in office beyond the last day of December of the year in which they reach mandatory retirement age (was, cannot continue past the last day of the month in which they reach retirement age).
Amends GS 135-57(b), making technical deletions and conforming changes.
Bill H 205 (2015-2016)Summary date: Mar 18 2015 - More information
Bill H 205 (2015-2016)Summary date: Mar 10 2015 - More information
Amends GS 7A-4.20 to increase the mandatory retirement age for justices and judges of the General Court of Justice from 72 to 75 years of age.
Makes conforming changes to GS 135-57, concerning service retirement under the Consolidated Judicial Retirement Act.
Applies to justice and judges holding office or elected on or after December 1, 2015.
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