Sixth Judicial District Nominating Commission to Hold Interviews January 18

Notice is hereby given that on Friday, January 18, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. in the Linn County  Courthouse, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the above Commission will meet for the purpose of  interviewing and nominating two individuals for the position of District Court Judge for  the Sixth Judicial District.

Applications are available at the office of the District Court Administrator, Linn County  Courthouse, Third Avenue Bridge, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Applications and any supporting  documentation must be completed and returned to the office of the District Court  Administrator no later than 3:00 p.m. on January 14, 2013. Individual copies shall be  sent to the individual commission members.

Nominees shall be members of the bar of Iowa, shall be residents of the state or district of  the court to which they are nominated. The person appointed to the position will serve an  initial term of office and will stand for retention at the next general election held not less  than one year following appointment. If retained in office at that time, the person will  serve a regular term of six years and may stand for retention in office every six years  thereafter. Retirement of District Judges in Iowa is mandatory at age seventy-two. The  person appointed must be able to serve the initial term and one regular term before  reaching age seventy-two.

Dated this 17th day of December, 2012.

Patrick R. Grady, Chief Judge
Sixth Judicial District
Chair, Judicial Nominating Commission