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.
· 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.