Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1016

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 33-4-1-20.1.

Synopsis: Magistrates in Elkhart County. Resolves a conflict in the provisions governing the appointment of magistrates in the Elkhart circuit and superior courts.

Effective: July 1, 1999 (retroactive).





Dvorak




    January 8, 2001, read first time and referred to Committee on Courts and Criminal Code.







Introduced

First Regular Session 112th General Assembly (2001)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1016



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning courts and court officers.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 33-4-1-20.1; (01)IN1016.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 33-4-1-20.1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 1999 (RETROACTIVE)]: Sec. 20.1. (a) The judges of the Elkhart circuit and superior courts may jointly appoint one (1) two (2) full-time magistrate magistrates under IC 33-4-7 to serve the circuit and superior courts.
    (b) The magistrate continues magistrates continue in office until removed by the judges of the circuit and superior courts.
SOURCE: ; (01)IN1016.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 1999 (RETROACTIVE)] This act amends IC 33-4-1-20.1 to bring it into conformity with IC 33-5-13.1-16 , which provides that the judges of the Elkhart circuit and superior courts may jointly appoint two (2) full-time magistrates under IC 33-4-7 , as amended by P.L.196-1999. The amendment by this act of IC 33-4-1-20.1 is not intended to otherwise increase or affect the number of magistrates that may be jointly appointed by the Elkhart circuit and superior courts.
SOURCE: ; (01)IN1016.1.3. -->     SECTION 3. An emergency is declared for this act.