00 SENATE BILL NO. 41
01 "An Act relating to the number of superior court judges in the third judicial district;
02 and providing for an effective date."
03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
04 * Section 1. AS 22.10.120 is amended to read:
05 Sec. 22.10.120. Number of judges. The superior court consists of 45  judges, six
06 of whom shall be judges in the first judicial district, three of whom shall be judges in the
07 second judicial district, 28  of whom shall be judges in the third judicial district, and eight
08 of whom shall be judges in the fourth judicial district. At the time of submitting the names of
09 nominees to the governor to fill a vacancy on the superior court bench, the judicial council
10 shall also designate the district in which the appointee is to reside and serve.
11 * Sec. 2. This Act takes effect July 1, 2019.