Georgia House of Representatives
HB 153 - Absentee elector; redefine; care of disabled person

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Smith, Jr., Charlie Martin, Jim Epps, Carl Von
Shanahan, Tom E
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Summary / Full Text HC: GAff SC: SLGO
F/R: 01/11/95 L/A: 04/11/95 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 21
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elections, so as to redefine the term "absentee elector" to provide that persons who are unable to be present at the polls on election day because such persons are providing care to a physically disabled person may qualify as absentee electors; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/11/95  Read 1st Time         2/7/95         
              1/12/95  Read 2nd Time         2/15/95        
              2/1/95   Favorably Reported    2/14/95        
              2/6/95   Read 3rd Time         3/15/95        
              2/6/95   Passed/Adopted        3/15/95        
              3/29/95  Sent to Governor                     
              4/11/95  Signed by Governor                   
              296      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/95   Effective Date                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 21-2-380, 21-3-280

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