Committee substitute to the 1st edition amends GS 7A-133 by increasing the number of district court judges in district 25 from 9 to 10. Adds provision that only Burke or Caldwell County residents may be candidates for the District 25 judgeship created in this act.
Appropriates $447,796 (was, $338,573 in 1st edition) from the General Fund to the Administrative Office of the Courts for the 2020-21 fiscal year.
Bill Summaries: H35 ADD'L JUDGES/ONSLOW, JONES, DUPLIN, SAMPSON.
Bill H 35 (2019-2020)Summary date: Feb 20 2019 - View Summary
Bill H 35 (2019-2020)Summary date: Feb 6 2019 - View Summary
Includes whereas clauses. Amends GS 7A-41 and GS 7A-133, increasing the number of judges in superior court District 4 and district court District 4 (both districts consisting of Duplin, Jones, Onslow, and Sampson counties) to three superior court judges (was, two) and ten district court judges (was, eight). Effective January 1, 2021, with elections conducted in 2020 to be conducted consistent with the judgeships created in the act.
Appropriates $338,573 from the General Fund to the Administrative Office of the Courts for the 2020-21 fiscal year. Effective July 1, 2020.