Introduced by Rep. Andrew Fink (R) on February 15, 2022
To increase the pay of district court judges to the same rate as probate court judges, which is 84% of the amount set by a state officers pay commission for Supreme Court justices. According to the House Fiscal Agency, probate and circuit court judges now receive $159,917 per year, and district court judges $158,027. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on February 15, 2022
Reported in the House on April 26, 2022
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.