CCS HCS SCS SB 578, 2016 (Amended Section - as Truly Agreed)
478.705. 1. There shall be [two] three
circuit judges in the twenty-sixth judicial circuit consisting
of the counties of Camden, Laclede, Miller, Moniteau and Morgan.
These judges shall sit in divisions numbered one [and],
two, and three.
2. The circuit judge in division two shall be elected in 1980. The circuit judge in division one shall be elected in 1982. The governor shall appoint a judge for division three and notwithstanding the provisions of section 105.030, that judge shall serve until January 1, 2021. A judge for division three shall be elected in 2020.