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Full Text of HB1077  102nd General Assembly

HB1077 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY


 


 
102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
HB1077

 

Introduced 2/17/2021, by Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch

 

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
 
705 ILCS 40/1.1  from Ch. 37, par. 72.41-1

    Amends the Judicial Vacancies Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning definitions.


LRB102 03091 LNS 13104 b

 

 

A BILL FOR

 

HB1077LRB102 03091 LNS 13104 b

1    AN ACT concerning courts.
 
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
 
4    Section 5. The Judicial Vacancies Act is amended by
5changing Section 1.1 as follows:
 
6    (705 ILCS 40/1.1)  (from Ch. 37, par. 72.41-1)
7    Sec. 1.1. As used in this Act, the the term "resident
8circuit judge" or "resident judge" refers to a circuit judge
9who, immediately prior to July 1, 1971, was an associate judge
10and who became a circuit judge on July 1, 1971 by reason of
11paragraph (a) of Section 4 of the Transition Schedule of the
12Constitution of 1970 or a circuit judge who was appointed
13after June 30, 1971 by the Supreme Court to fill the vacancy
14existing prior to July 1, 1971 in the office of a former
15associate judge and whose office was, prior to July 1, 1971,
16filled by election from a single county or, in the case of Cook
17County, from one of the 2 units of the county, and not from the
18circuit at large.
19(Source: P.A. 88-45.)