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2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 102
Indigent Defense Act of 2003; create agency to replace Indigent Defense Council; provide circuit public defenders
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 12 of Title 17 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the legal defense of indigents, so as to create the Georgia Indigent Defense Board; to provide for membership; to provide that on September 30, 2003, the board shall assume all powers, duties, and responsibilities of the Georgia Indigent Defense Council; to amend Title 15 of the O.C.G.A., relating to courts, so as to strike references to the Georgia Indigent Defense Council; to amend Title 16 of the O.C.G.A., relating to crimes and offenses; to amend Title 35 of the O.C.G.A., relating to law enforcement officers and agencies; to amend Code Section 36-32-1 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the establishment of municipal courts; to provide for related matters; to provide effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Feb/26/2003 - House Second Readers
Feb/18/2003 - House First Readers
Feb/17/2003 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/17/2003 - Senate Third Read
Feb/14/2003 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/13/2003 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/10/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/04/2003 - Senate Hopper
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