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Article VI § 12


§ 12 Circuit judges; nomination, election, term.

Sec. 12.

Circuit judges shall be nominated and elected at non-partisan elections in the circuit in which they reside, and shall hold office for a term of six years and until their successors are elected and qualified. In circuits having more than one circuit judge their terms of office shall be arranged by law to provide that not all terms will expire at the same time.

History: Const. 1963, Art. VI, § 12, Eff. Jan. 1, 1964
Former Constitution: See Const. 1908, Art. VII, § 9.

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