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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
St. Joseph County courts. Requires the election of superior court judges in St. Joseph County. Repeals provisions related to the St. Joseph County judicial nominating commission. Continues the terms of the St. Joseph superior court judges in office on June 30, 2007, until the date the judges' terms will end under the law in effect on June 30, 2007. Makes the judge of the St. Joseph circuit court the chief judge of the St. Joseph superior court. Transfers juvenile jurisdiction in St. Joseph County from the probate court to the circuit court.