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SB 188 - Increases Judicial Pay - Key Vote

Louisiana Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Increases Judicial Pay

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (29-7) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases Judicial Pay

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that increases the salaries of state judges.

Highlights:
  • Increases the salary of judges by the following percentages, effective July 1, 2013 (Sec. 1):
    • By 5.5 percent for state supreme court judges;
    • By 3.7 percent for courts of appeal judges; and
    • By 4 percent for district, city, and parish court judges.
  • Increases the salary of the state supreme court, court of appeals, district, city, and parish court judges by 2.1 percent annually on July 1 between 2014 through 2017 (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (79-18) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases Judicial Pay

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the salaries of state judges.

Highlights:
  • Increases the salary of judges by the following percentages, effective July 1, 2013 (Sec. 1):
    • By 5.5 percent for state supreme court judges;
    • By 3.7 percent for courts of appeal judges; and
    • By 4 percent for district, city, and parish court judges.
  • Increases the salary of the state supreme court, court of appeals, district, city, and parish court judges by 2.1 percent annually on July 1 between 2014 through 2017 (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (27-9) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Increases Judicial Pay

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