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2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 695
Brookhaven, City of; increase term limit of mayor
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act to incorporate the City of Brookhaven in DeKalb County, approved April 16, 2012 (Ga. L. 2012, p. 5527), as amended, so as to increase the term limit of the mayor; to repeal expired provisions related to election of mayor and councilmembers during the first four years of the city's existence; to provide for the filling of vacancies in the offices of mayor and councilmembers of more than 12 months; to provide for the filling of vacancies in the offices of mayor and councilmembers of less than 12 months; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/29/2020 - Effective Date
Jul/29/2020 - Act 523
Jul/29/2020 - House Date Signed by Governor
Jun/30/2020 - House Sent to Governor
Jun/26/2020 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Jun/25/2020 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
Apr/02/2019 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/28/2019 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/28/2019 - House Third Readers
Mar/28/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/26/2019 - House Second Readers
Mar/25/2019 - House First Readers
Mar/25/2019 - House Hopper
06/25/2020 House agreed to Senate Substitute as House amended 154-0; 06/26/2020 Senate agreed to Senate Substitute as House amended
Jun/26/2020 - Senate Vote #794Yea(47)Nay(0)NV(3)
Jun/25/2020 - House Vote #758Yea(154)Nay(0)NV(6)
Apr/02/2019 - Senate Vote #374Yea(48)Nay(1)NV(7)
Mar/28/2019 - House Vote #310Yea(152)Nay(5)NV(18)
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