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2019-2020 Regular Session - SB 38
Courts; electronic filing requirements of superior and state courts; certain types of filings; exclude
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to courts, so as to exclude certain types of filings from the electronic filing requirements of superior and state courts; to allow individuals who are not attorneys to file such pleadings and documents in paper form; to provide that fees for electronic filings shall not be charged to the Attorney General, district attorneys, solicitors-general, or public defenders; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Aug/05/2020 - Effective Date
Aug/05/2020 - Act 608
Aug/05/2020 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Jun/29/2020 - Senate Sent to Governor
Jun/22/2020 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Jun/19/2020 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Jun/19/2020 - House Third Readers
Jun/16/2020 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Apr/02/2019 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/26/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/15/2019 - House Second Readers
Feb/14/2019 - House First Readers
Feb/13/2019 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/13/2019 - Senate Third Read
Feb/11/2019 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/08/2019 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/30/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/29/2019 - Senate Hopper
06/19/2020 Modified Structured Rule; 06/22/2020 Senate agreed to House Substitute
Jun/22/2020 - Senate Vote #695Yea(47)Nay(0)NV(3)
Jun/19/2020 - House Vote #667Yea(152)Nay(3)NV(5)
Feb/13/2019 - Senate Vote #25Yea(53)Nay(0)NV(3)
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