2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 433
Attorney General; use of outside counsel; conditions and limitations
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 15 of Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Attorney General, so as to provide for certain conditions and limitations with respect to the use of outside counsel to provide legal services to state government; to define a term; to provide for the compilation and availability of reports of fees paid to outside counsel; to provide for a budgetary ceiling on the total fees paid to outside counsel and to provide for exceptions; to prohibit the employment of outside counsel also acting as counsel in actions against the state; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/26/2004 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/16/2004 - Senate Hopper