Bill No.: HB0055 Drafter: JHR

 

LSO No.: 09LSO-0165 Effective Date: 2/17/2009

 

Enrolled Act No.: HEA0004

 

Chapter No.: 4

 

Prime Sponsor: Joint Judiciary Interim Committee

 

Catch Title: Judicial vacancies.

 

Subject: Authorizes the Wyoming Supreme Court to determine where circuit court judges shall reside.

 

 

Summary/Major Elements:

 

         Under current law, circuit court judges do not have to live within the circuit wherein they hold court

 

         This bill would allow the Wyoming Supreme Court to determine where within a circuit the circuit court judges should live, using caseload studies to make that determination.