Georgia Senate
SB 506 - Elections - dates for notices of write in candidates

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Griffin, Jr., Floyd L
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Summary / Full Text SC: Ethics HC: GAff
F/R: 01/10/96 L/A: 03/05/96 H - Favorably Reported (S-CS )
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 general elections for state and county officers; to change the requirements relating to advertisement of a write-in candidacy; to provide that a person filing a notice of intention of write-in candidacy for a state office shall be required to certify that such person has been tested for illegal drugs.

Actions Taken

               SENATE                         HOUSE 
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             1/10/96   Read 1st time          2/5/96        
             1/31/96   Favorably Reported     3/5/96        
             Sub       Committee Amend/Sub                  
             2/1/96    Read 2nd Time          2/6/96        
             2/2/96    Read 3rd Time                        
             2/2/96    Passed/Adopted                       
             CS        Comm/Floor Amend/Sub                 

Code Sections

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


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