Nevada State Judicial Department

Sec. § 3.080
Vacancy filled by Governor; term.


The Governor shall declare vacant the office of district judge.


Whenever any vacancy shall occur in the office of district judge the Governor shall fill the same by granting a commission, which shall expire at the next general election by the people and upon the qualification of his or her successor, at which election a district judge shall be chosen for the balance of the unexpired term.

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