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Judicial Nominating Committee

Type of Board: Advisory Created by: NDCC 27-25-02
Voting Members: 13 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 1  
Length of Terms: 3 years Pay/Benefits: State Rate
Frequency of Meetings: As needed, at the call of the Chairman Licensing Board:
Address: PO Box 2136, , Bismarck, ND 58502-2136
Phone: 701-255-1404
Fax: 701-224-1621
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This Committee screens candidates for vacant judgeships and to provide the governor with a list of names from which to make an appointment. The recommended appointees are then interviewed and one is appointed by the governor. The judge serves a minimum of two years and then smust run for the judgeship in the next election. The governor, chief justice, and president of the State Bar Association of North Dakota each appoint two permanent members. No member shall serve more than two three-year terms. The governor appoints the chairman.

Member Name Work LD County Position Appt. Date Term Ends
Butts, Linda 47 Burleigh Governor's Temp - So. Central
04 02 14

District Judge William W. McLees (701) 857-7602 Ward Supreme Court Appointee
07 01 08
06 30 14
Hogue, Senator David (701) 852-0381 38 Ward Governor's Temp - No. Central
04 02 14

Houdek, Duane (701) 328-6500 47 Burleigh Governor's Appointee

Chairman
07 01 10
06 30 16
Lies, Steven J. Richland SBAND Temp - Southeast
04 17 14

Maxson, R. James Supreme Court Temp - No. Centr
04 04 14

Mowry, Dale (701) 234-0550 45 Cass Governor's Appointee
01 15 09
06 30 14
Ness, Kari (701) 252-1970 Stutsman SBAND Appointee
07 01 11
06 30 14
Rogneby, Monte SBAND Appointee
07 01 12
06 30 15
Schweigert, Suzanne SBAND Temp - So. Central
04 04 14

Sisk, Susan Burleigh Supreme Court Appointee
07 01 13
06 30 16
Tabor, Sandi Burleigh Supreme Court Temp - So. Centr
04 04 14

Vendsel, Jason SBAND Temp - No. Central
04 04 14

Weiler, Tony (701) 255-1404 Burleigh Secretary


 
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