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2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 356
Superior Courts; provide additional judge of the Bell-Forsyth Judicial Circuit; initial appointment; election and term of office
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 15-6-2 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the number of superior court judges for each judicial circuit, so as to provide for an additional judge of the Bell-Forsyth Judicial Circuit; to provide for the initial appointment of such judge by the Governor; to provide for the election and term of office of such judge; to provide for additional court reporters and personnel and the compensation of such reporters and personnel; to declare inherent authority; to provide effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/16/2012 - Effective Date
Apr/16/2012 - Act 597
Apr/16/2012 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2012 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/29/2012 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/26/2012 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/26/2012 - House Third Readers
Mar/20/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/13/2012 - House Second Readers
Mar/12/2012 - House First Readers
Mar/07/2012 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/07/2012 - Senate Third Read
Feb/24/2012 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/23/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/31/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/30/2012 - Senate Hopper
3/26/2012 Modified Structured Rule; 3/29/2012 Senate agreed to House substitute
Mar/29/2012 - Senate Vote #851Yea(49)Nay(0)NV(6)
Mar/26/2012 - House Vote #751Yea(161)Nay(1)NV(11)
Mar/07/2012 - Senate Vote #577Yea(52)Nay(2)NV(0)
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