SJR 904: Impeachment and Suspension of State Attorneys and Public Defenders
JOINT RESOLUTION by Steube
Impeachment and Suspension of State Attorneys and Public Defenders; Proposing amendments to the State Constitution to authorize the House of Representatives to impeach state attorneys and public defenders for misdemeanors in office and subject them to trial by the Senate, if impeached; preserve the Governor’s existing authority to suspend state attorneys and public defenders from office; and to provide that state attorneys and public defenders who hold office on or after the amendment’s effective date are subject to impeachment, etc.
• Referred to Ethics and Elections; Judiciary; Criminal Justice; Rules -SJ 105
• Introduced -SJ 105
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Ethics and Elections
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