2015 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Conference Report)

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Adjust Lang. Regarding Special Prosecutors (language only)

Item 39 #1c

Item 39 #1c

Judicial Department
Circuit Courts

Page 28, line 55, strike "a neighboring" and insert "another".

(This amendment clarifies that when a circuit court judge appoints a special prosecutor due to a conflict of interest, the special prosecutor should be a Commonwealth's Attorney or an Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney, but he or she does not have to be from "a neighboring" jurisdiction but may be from "another" jurisdiction.)