AUTHORIZE CHIEF MAGISTRATES.

View NCGA Bill Details2013-2014 Session
Senate Bill 210 (Public) Filed Wednesday, March 6, 2013
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF MAGISTRATES.
Intro. by Parmon, Brunstetter.

Status: Ch. SL 2013-89 (Senate Action) (Jun 12 2013)

Bill History:

S 210/S.L. 2013-89

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Jun 13 2013 - More information

    A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF MAGISTRATES. Enacted June 12, 2013. Effective June 12, 2013.

     

     


  • Summary date: Mar 6 2013 - More information

    Current law provides that chief district judges, under the general supervision of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, have administrative authority and supervision over the operation of district courts and magistrates in their respective districts. Current law also allows chief district judges to delegate their authorityto prescribe the time and place at which magistrates in a particular county must be available to perform their duties.Amends GS 7A-146 to authorize chief district judges todesignate a full-time magistrate in a county to serve as chief magistrate and to delegate their administrative authority to the appointed chief magistrate. Applies only to counties in which the chief district judge determines that designating a chief magistrate is in the interest of justice.


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