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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 927
"Appellate Jurisdiction Reform Act of 2016"; enact
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 15 of the O.C.G.A., relating to courts; to amend Chapter 6 of Title 5, Part 7 of Article 1 of Chapter 1 of Title 7, Chapter 6 of Title 9, Chapter 2 of Title 21, Article 3 of Chapter 4 of Title 23, Chapter 2 of Title 44, and Code Section 48-5-17, relating to certiorari and appeals to appellate courts generally, receivership powers and procedures generally, extraordinary writs, elections and primaries generally, decrees, recordation and registration of deeds and other instruments, and proceedings to determine county entitled to return and payment; to amend Chapter 2 of Title 15 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the Supreme Court; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/03/2016 - Effective Date
May/03/2016 - Act 626
May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
Mar/29/2016 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Third Read
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Taken from Table
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Tabled
Mar/16/2016 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/16/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/08/2016 - Senate Withdrawn & Recommitted
Feb/19/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/18/2016 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/18/2016 - House Third Readers
Feb/16/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/09/2016 - House Second Readers
Feb/08/2016 - House First Readers
Feb/04/2016 - House Hopper
02/18/2016 Modified Structured Rule; 3/08/2016 Withdrawn from the Committee on Judiciary Non-Civil and committed to the Committee on Judiciary in Senate; 3/22/2016 Tabled in Senate; 3/22/2016 Taken from Table in Senate
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Vote #689Yea(36)Nay(18)NV(2)
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Vote #682Yea(40)Nay(16)NV(0)
Feb/18/2016 - House Vote #556Yea(120)Nay(45)NV(8)
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