Wyoming District Court Commissioners Amendment, Constitutional Amendment C (2012)

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Type:Constitutional amendment
Constitution:Wyoming Constitution
Referred by:Wyoming State Legislature
Topic:Judicial reform
Status:On the ballot
A Wyoming District Court Commissioners Amendment will appear on the November 6, 2012 ballot in the state of Wyoming as a proposed legislatively-referred constitutional amendment.

The measure would allow district court commissioners to act even if the district court judge is present and even if the district court judge could properly hear the case.

Path to the ballot

See also: How to amend the Wyoming Constitution

A 2/3rds vote in both chambers of the Wyoming State Legislature is required to refer an amendment to the ballot.

  • March 1, 2011 - both the House Speaker and Senate President signed the bill, following votes in both houses.[1]
  • March 3, 2011 - the measure was officially referred to the statewide ballot.[1]

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