Amendment Article VIII, Section 2
CONSTITUTION ARTICLE V, Section 6
Age limitation of judges. Exception.
SJR 22 1973
Senate: 3640, 4349-4355, 4362-4363
House: 7327-7336, 7830-7833
Committee: Government Administration & Policy: None
Total Pages: 24 pages
Adopted: November 27, 1974 by a popular vote of 301,707 in favor and 236,692 against.
[Article fifth, Sec. 6 formerly read: No judge or justice of the peace shall be eligible to hold his office after he shall arrive at the age of seventy years. The phrase ‘justice of the peace’ was removed by this amendment.]