Georgia House of Representatives
HB1359 - Local govt employees; residency requirement prohibition; repeal

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Holmes, Bob McKinney, J. E White, John
Ashe, Kathy B Brooks, Tyrone Roberts, Lawrence R
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Summary / Full Text HC: GAff SC:
F/R: 01/23/96 L/A: 02/26/96 H - Notice to Reconsider
Titles Amended: 45
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 1 of Chapter 2 of Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding eligibility and qualifications for office, so as to repeal the provision prohibiting county and municipal governments from requiring residence as a condition for employment; to repeal certain provisions relating to administration of local employee merit systems; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/23/96  Read 1st Time                        
              1/24/96  Read 2nd Time                        
              2/1/96   Favorably Reported                   
              2/26/96  Lost                                 
              2/26/96  Notice to Reconsider                 

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 45-2-5, 45-2-6

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