HOUSE BILL No. 1016
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
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).
January 8, 2001, read first time and referred to Committee on Courts and Criminal Code.
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. -->
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
one (1) two (2) full-time magistrate magistrates under
to serve the circuit and superior courts.
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
to bring it into conformity with
, which provides that the judges of the Elkhart
circuit and superior courts may jointly appoint two (2) full-time
, as amended by P.L.196-1999. The
amendment by this act of
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.