Resolved by the Assembly, the Senate concurring, That section 6, article VII, and section 7, article VII, of the constitution, be amended to read:
(Article VII) Section 6. The legislature may alter the limits, decrease or increase the number of circuits, making them as compact and convenient as practical, and bounding them by county lines; but no such alteration, decrease or increase shall have the effect to remove a judge from office. In case of an increase of circuits, the judge or judges shall be elected as provided in this constitution and receive a salary not less than that herein provided for judges of the circuit court.
Section 7. For each circuit there shall be chosen by the qualified electors thereof one or more circuit judges * * * as the legislature may, from time to time, authorize. * * * Every circuit judge shall reside In the circuit from which he is elected and shall hold his office for such term and receive such compensation as the legislature shall prescribe.