Legislatures Going Out of Session
South Carolina 6/7
Floor/Committee Activity of Note
- Briefing on the Justice in Jeopardy Initiative and Access to Justice issues
- Overview and discussion of Washington’s local trial court system and operations
HB 1815 (Constitutional Amendment) Replaces current election system for appellate judges with merit selection Appellate Court Nominating Commission and retention elections. Requires Senate confirmation for those chosen by commission and appointed by governor.