Georgia Senate
SB 148 - Write-in Candidates - adver- tisements in newspapers

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Griffin, Jr., Floyd L Scott, David Johnson, Diane H
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Summary / Full Text SC: Ethics HC: GAff
F/R: 01/24/95 L/A: 04/21/95 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 change the date for notice of a write-in candidacy for state, county, and municipal elections; to provide for advertisement of write-in candidacy in a state election in each newspaper of general circulation in the geographic area encompassing electors qualified to vote for the office the candidate is seeking.

Actions Taken

               SENATE                         HOUSE 
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             1/24/95   Read 1st time          2/17/95       
             2/13/95   Favorably Reported     3/7/95        
             Sub       Committee Amend/Sub                  
             2/14/95   Read 2nd Time          2/20/95       
             2/16/95   Read 3rd Time          3/15/95       
             2/16/95   Passed/Adopted         3/15/95       
             CS/FA     Comm/Floor Amend/Sub   FAs           
             3/17/95   Amend/Sub Agreed To                  
             3/27/95   Sent To Governor                     
             4/21/95   Signed by Governor                   
             V14       Act/Veto Number                      

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 21-2-132, 21-2-133, 21-2-140


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