Hernandez Appointed To Quorum Court

Posted: February 20, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Rey Hernandez of Rogers was appointed to fill the vacancy on the Benton County Quorum Court created when incumbent Frank Winscott moved out of District 2 after winning re-election in November.

At A Glance

Arkansas Law

The Benton County Quorum Court declared a vacancy in the District 2 seat on the Quorum Court in December 2012. Frank Winscott was elected to the position in the November general election, but subsequently moved outside the district. Arkansas law provides that after a county adopts a resolution declaring a seat on the Quorum Court vacant, the governor will fill the position by appointment.

Source: Staff Report

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