Bill Summaries: H416 JUSTICE/JUDGE MAY COMPLETE TERM PAST AGE 72.

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  • Summary date: Mar 20 2019 - More information

    Amends GS 7A-4.20, which sets an age limit for service as a justice and judge. Adds a new provision to allow a justice or judge elected to office prior to the justice's or judge's seventy-second birthday to complete the elected term of office despite the age limit. Specifies that the new provision does not prevent the justice's or judge's removal from office under other statutes. Makes conforming changes and makes the language gender-neutral.


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