Instructions


 
Loading...
Session 120 - (2013-2014)Printer Friendly
(pdf format)
H 3156 General Bill, By Tallon, Bannister, Rutherford, Hamilton, Horne, Pope, Cole, Forrester, Allison, Henderson and M.S. McLeod
Similar (H 3056)
Summary: Magistrate Court Candidates
    A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 2-19-115 SO AS TO REQUIRE CANDIDATES FOR MAGISTRATES COURT TO BE SCREENED BY THE JUDICIAL MERIT SELECTION COMMISSION BEFORE THEY MAY BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR BY AND WITH THE CONSENT OF THE SENATE; AND TO AMEND SECTION 22-1-10, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE APPOINTMENT AND JURISDICTION OF MAGISTRATES, SO AS TO PROVIDE MAGISTRATES MUST BE SCREENED BY THE JUDICIAL MERIT SELECTION COMMISSION AND DELETE LANGUAGE ALLOWING MAGISTRATES' TERMS TO CONTINUE UNTIL SUCCESSORS ARE APPOINTED AND QUALIFIED.
View full text
12/18/12House Prefiled
12/18/12House Referred to Committee on Judiciary
01/08/13House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 108)
01/08/13House Referred to Committee on Judiciary (House Journal-page 108)
01/10/13House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: M.S.McLeod



Legislative Services Agency
h t t p : / / w w w . s c s t a t e h o u s e . g o v