HOUSE BILL No. 1168
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Synopsis: Additional Howard County superior court judge. Adds an
additional judge to the Howard County superior court. (The introduced
version of this bill was approved by the commission on courts.)
Effective: July 1, 2003.
January 8, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on Ways and Means.
First Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2003)
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HOUSE BILL No. 1168
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 33-5-20.1-1; (03)IN1168.1.1. -->
IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 1. There shall be and
is hereby established a superior court in Howard County, Indiana,
which shall consist of
two (2) three (3) judges who shall hold their
offices for six (6) years and until their successor shall have been
elected and qualified.
SOURCE: ; (03)IN1168.1.2. -->
SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003] (a) Notwithstanding
, as amended by this act, the Howard superior court
added by this act is not established until January 1, 2004.
(b) The governor shall appoint a person under
serve as the initial judge added to the Howard superior court by
, as amended by this act.
(c) The term of the initial judge appointed under subsection (b)
begins January 1, 2004, and ends December 31, 2006.
(d) The initial election of the judge of the Howard superior
court added by
, as amended by this act, is the
general election in November 2006. The term of the initially elected
judge begins January 1, 2007.
(e) This SECTION expires January 2, 2007.