Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Proposes to amend the Illinois Constitution to repeal provisions
concerning the office of Associate Judge. Provides that Associate
Judges in office on the effective date of the amendment assume the
office of Circuit Judge on that date. Deletes provisions for election
of Appellate and Circuit Judges and provides for their appointment by
the Supreme Court. Provides for Judicial Nominating Commissions to
nominate persons for appointment as Appellate and Circuit Judges.
Makes other changes. Effective upon approval by the electors.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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