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Senate Bill 0213

Senate Bill 0213

ARCHIVE (2011)

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Courts and court officers. Allows the judge of the Allen circuit court to appoint a second full- time magistrate. Removes the judge's authority to appoint a hearing officer: (1) who has the powers of a magistrate; and (2) whose salary is paid by the county. Adds a third judge to the Bartholomew superior court as of January 1, 2013. Allows the judges of the Hamilton superior court to jointly appoint a third magistrate. Adds a fourth judge to the Johnson superior court as of January 1, 2015. Allows the judges of the Warrick circuit and superior courts to jointly appoint a magistrate. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the commission on courts.)
    Current Status:
    In Committee - first House
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