Georgia House of Representatives
HB 704 - Juries; amend provisions; divorce; alternative dispute resolution

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Cox, Lera Catherine
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Summary / Full Text HC: Judy SC: Judy
F/R: 02/10/95 L/A: 04/21/95 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 15/ 19/
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Chapter 12 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to juries, so as to change the provisions relating to the punishment of any person who is drawn and summoned as a juror and who neglects or refuses to appear or who absents himself or herself without leave of the court; to change the provisions relating to jury clerks and other personnel; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/10/95  Read 1st Time         3/6/95         
              2/13/95  Read 2nd Time         3/14/95        
              2/27/95  Favorably Reported    3/14/95        
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub   Sub            
              3/1/95   Read 3rd Time         3/15/95        
              3/1/95   Passed/Adopted        3/15/95        
              CS       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  CSFA           
              3/17*    Amend/Sub Agreed To   3/17*          
              4/5/95   Sent to Governor                     
              4/21/95  Signed by Governor                   
              497      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/95   Effective Date                       
Rules Suspended to Introduce                                
House Agrees to Senate Substitute as Amended by House       
Senate Agrees to House Amendment to Senate Substitute       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 15-12-10, 15-12-11, 15-12-24, 15-12-122, 15-12-123, 15-12-125, 15-12-141, 15-12-163, 19-5-1,

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