Georgia Senate
SB 147 - Appt. of Counsel, Guardian Ad Li- tem - incapacitated adults

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Oliver, Mary M Hill, Jack Marable, Richard O
Thomas, Nadine
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Summary / Full Text SC: Judy HC: Judy
F/R: 01/24/95 L/A: 03/07/96 H - Favorably Reported
Titles Amended: 29
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First Reader Summary

A bill to amend Chapters 1 and 5 of Title 29 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating respectively to general provisions relative to guardians and guardians of incapacitated adults, so as to prohibit the same person from being appointed counsel and guardian ad litem for a ward, proposed ward, or allegedly incompetent or incapacitated person; to strike provisions relating to payment of a person who serves both functions for a ward, proposed ward, or allegedly incapacitated or incompetent person.

Actions Taken

               SENATE                         HOUSE 
             1/24/95   Read 1st time          2/20/95       
             2/15/95   Favorably Reported     3/7/96        
             2/16/95   Read 2nd Time          2/21/95       
             2/17/95   Read 3rd Time                        
             2/17/95   Passed/Adopted                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 29-1-2, 29-5-6, 29-5-13

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