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HJR 55, 63rd Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment stating that the District Court concurrently with the County Court shall have the general jurisdiction of a Probate Court, and providing the jurisdiction thereof, and further providing that in any probate proceeding the District Court shall also have jurisdiction other wise conferred upon it by law, and further providing that the Legislature may increase, diminish or eliminate the jurisdiction of the District Court or the County Court in probate matters, and further providing that the Legislature shall have power to adopt rules governing the filing, distribution and transfer of all such cases and proceedings as between District Courts, County Courts, and other courts having jurisdiction thereof, and further providing that the Legislature may provide that all appeals in such matters shall be to the courts of (civil) appeals.

Last action: Referred to Committee on Judiciary

Author: Craig Washington

Subjects:
Courts--County & Statutory
Courts--District
Probate--Wills & Admin of Estates
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments

House Committee: Judiciary () Minutes: May 2 1973

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