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2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 126
Courts; Judicial Qualifications Commission; change provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions for courts, so as to change provisions relating to the Judicial Qualifications Commission; to expand the membership of the commission and provide for panels; to provide for duties and responsibilities; to provide for appointment of members, filling of vacancies, and confirmation; to provide for definitions; to provide for rules; to provide for confidentiality and exceptions; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/22/2017 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/22/2017 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/10/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/09/2017 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/09/2017 - House Third Readers
Feb/07/2017 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/26/2017 - House Second Readers
Jan/25/2017 - House First Readers
Jan/25/2017 - House Hopper
2/09/2017 Modified Structured Rule
Feb/09/2017 - House Vote #35Yea(176)Nay(0)NV(2)
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