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HB2139     
Measure Title: PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VI OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII RELATING TO THE SELECTION AND RETENTION OF JUSTICES AND JUDGES.
Report Title: Constitutional Amendment; Justices and Judges; Election; Interim Appointments; Tenure; Judicial Selection Commission (ConAm)
Description: Proposes a constitutional amendment to require justices and judges be elected to serve six-year terms and be subject to the consent of the senate for subsequent judicial terms, authorize the governor and chief justice be authorized to make interim appointments for vacancies in the offices of the chief justice, supreme court, intermediate appellate court, and circuit courts, or district courts, respectively, and repeal the judicial selection commission. Ratification upon general election of 2018.
Companion:  SB2239
Package: None
Current Referral: JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): SOUKI (Introduced by request of another party)

Sort by Date Status Text
1/22/2016HPending introduction.
1/25/2016HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2016HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 2

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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