Under existing law, there are three circuit judgeships in the twelfth judicial circuit which is comprised of Pike and Coffee Counties
This bill would require the judge occupying judgeship No. 1 to be a resident of Pike County, and the judges occupying judgeships No. 2 and No
to be residents of Coffee County. This bill would also require any person qualifying as a candidate for a circuit judgeship to have been a resident of the county for the judgeship for at least one year prior to qualifying as a candidate
To amend Section 12-17-20 of the Code of Alabama 1975, relating to circuit judges; to provide for the residency of circuit judges in the twelfth judicial circuit.
|April 14, 2015||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Judiciary|
|Bill Text||HB482 Alabama 2015 Session - Introduced|