2001-2002 Regular Session - HB 523
Courts; election of all justices and judges
First Reader Summary
A BILL to amend Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to courts, so as to require that judges or Justices filling newly created Supreme Court, Court of Appeals, superior court, or state court judgeships or vacancies in those offices be elected; to change the provisions relating to filling vacancies in the offices of Court of Appeals, superior court, and state court judges and Supreme Court Justices; to amend Article 14 of Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to special elections, so as to allow special elections for Supreme Court, Court of Appeals, superior court, or state court judicial vacancies or for the creation of a new judgeship; and for other purposes.
Feb/13/2001 - House Second Readers
Feb/12/2001 - House First Readers
Feb/09/2001 - House Hopper