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NO. R-79. JOINT RESOLUTION PROVIDING FOR A JOINT ASSEMBLY TO VOTE ON THE RETENTION OF FIVE JUSTICES OF THE SUPREME COURT, THREE JUDGES OF THE SUPERIOR COURT, AND FIVE JUDGES OF THE DISTRICT COURT.

(J.R.S. 34)

Offered by: Senator Shumlin of Windham County.

Whereas, by virtue of the provisions of 4 V.S.A. § 608 and of J.R.H. 51, the vote on the retention of incumbent Justices of the Supreme Court and incumbent Superior Court Judges and incumbent District Court Judges who have submitted declarations seeking retention has been deferred until a time frame between March 18, 1999 and April 8, 1999, now therefore be it

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives:

That the two Houses meet in Joint Assembly on Wednesday, April 7, 1999, at nine o'clock in the forenoon to vote on the retention of a Chief Justice and four Associate Justices of the Supreme Court, three Superior Court Judges, and five District Court Judges. In case the vote to retain said Justices and Judges shall not be made on that day, the two Houses shall meet in Joint Assembly at nine o'clock in the forenoon, on each succeeding day, Saturdays and Sundays excepted, and proceed until the above is completed.