Court matters

The Senate Appropriations Committee heard SB 380 on court matters, authored by Sen. Koch.  The bill provides for new a Hamilton Superior Court. The bill also provides for the appointment of a magistrate in Decatur County, Hancock County, Huntington County, Knox County, … [Read more...]

Courts & magistrates

The House Ways and Means Committee heard HB 1064 on courts and magistrates authored by Representatives Cherry and Eberhart. This bill was amended to incorporate the other judicial officer bills - HB 1042, HB 1043, HB 1112, and HB 1304. The amended bill:  Adds a … [Read more...]

Court matters

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard SB 380 on court matters, authored and presented by Sen. Koch.  The bill provides for a new Hamilton Superior Court.  The bill also allows for appointment of a magistrate in Decatur County, Hancock County, Huntington County, Knox … [Read more...]

Hamilton County superior court

The House Courts and Criminal Code Committee heard HB 1042 authored by Rep. Schaibley regarding Hamilton County Superior Court. This bill adds an additional superior court in Hamilton County.  Currently, there are ten judges, a magistrate that starts July 1, 2021 and a … [Read more...]

Huntington County magistrate

The House Courts and Criminal Code Committee heard HB 1043 authored by Rep. Leonard regarding Huntington County magistrate. This bill provides for a full-time magistrate in Huntington County. Currently, there are two judges and a part-time referee in the … [Read more...]

Courts and judicial officers

S.E. A. 256, P.L. 138 Effective: §§2-23 on July 1, 2021; §§1, 24, 25 on July 1, 2020 Provides that the interim study committee on courts and the judiciary (committee) shall review, consider, and make recommendations concerning requests for new courts, new judicial … [Read more...]

Courts and judicial officers

The House Ways and Means Committee heard SB 256 concerning courts and judicial officers sponsored by Reps. McNamara, Steuerwald, and Torr.  The bill was amended by consent and now provides: The interim committee on courts and the judiciary (committee) shall review, … [Read more...]

Courts and judicial officers

The House Courts and Criminal Code Committee heard SB 256 on courts and judicial officers sponsored by Reps. McNamara, Steuerwald, and Torr for amend and vote.  The bill provides: The interim committee on courts and the judiciary (committee) shall review, consider, … [Read more...]