HB 1840 - Northeastern Judicial Circuit; sup ct judges; salary supplement

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend an Act providing for a supplement to the salary of the judges of the Superior Courts of the Northeastern Judicial Circuit, so as to increase the supplement to each judge's salary; and for other purposes.

Rogers, Carl (20th) Tolbert, Scott (25th) Smith, Clint (19th)
Status Summary HC: LLeg SC: SLGO LA: 04/10/98 Signed by Governor
Page Numbers - 1/ 2
House Action Senate
3/5/98 Read 1st Time 3/16/98
3/6/98 Read 2nd Time
3/13* Favorably Reported 3/19/98
3/12/98 Recommitted
3/13/98 Read 3rd Time
3/13/98 Passed/Adopted 3/19/98
4/3/98 Sent to Governor
4/10/98 Signed by Governor
848 Act/Veto Number
1/1/99 Effective Date

HB 1840                                            LC 26 0792 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                        A BILL TO BE ENTITLED 
                               AN ACT 
 
 
  1- 1  To amend an Act providing for a supplement to the salary of 
  1- 2  the judges of the Superior Courts of the Northeastern 
  1- 3  Judicial Circuit, approved March 23, 1977 (Ga. L. 1977, p. 
  1- 4  907), as amended by an Act approved August 31, 1989 (Ga. L. 
  1- 5  1989, Ex. Sess., p. 67), so as to increase the supplement to 
  1- 6  each judge's salary; to provide for an effective date; to 
  1- 7  repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes. 
 
  1- 8       BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF GEORGIA: 
 
  1- 9                           SECTION 1. 
 
  1-10  An Act providing for a supplement to the salary of the 
  1-11  judges of the Superior Courts of the Northeastern Judicial 
  1-12  Circuit, approved March 23, 1977 (Ga. L. 1977, p. 907), as 
  1-13  amended by an Act approved August 31, 1989 (Ga. L. 1989, Ex. 
  1-14  Sess., p. 67), is amended by striking in its entirety 
  1-15  Section 1 and inserting in lieu thereof a new Section 1 to 
  1-16  read as follows: 
 
 
 
  1-17    In addition to the compensation and expenses paid from 
  1-18    state funds, each judge of the Superior Courts of the 
  1-19    Northeastern Judicial Circuit shall receive a salary 
  1-20    supplement of $22,000.00, payable in equal monthly 
  1-21    installments from the funds of the counties comprising 
  1-22    said circuit as provided in this section. Each county 
  1-23    comprising said circuit shall pay that proportion of each 
  1-24    said judge's salary supplement as the population of such 
  1-25    county bears to the total population of all counties 
  1-26    comprising said circuit, according to the latest official 
  1-27    United States decennial census.  Such payment shall be 
  1-28    made from the treasury of each such county." 
 
  1-29                           SECTION 2. 
 
  1-30  This Act shall become effective on January 1, 1999. 
 
 
 
 
 
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  2- 1                           SECTION 3. 
 
  2- 2  All laws and parts of laws in conflict with this Act are 
  2- 3  repealed. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/28/98

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