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2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 48
Ethics in government; amend provisions
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HC: EthicsSC: Ethics
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 5 of Title 21 and Titles 36, 42, and 45 of the O.C.G.A., relating, respectively, to ethics in government; local government; penal institutions; and public officers, so as to provide for the comprehensive revision of provisions regarding ethics and conflicts of interest; to provide for and change certain definitions; to change certain provisions relative to declaration of policy; to provide for the timely issuance of advisory opinions by the State Ethics Commission and other matters relative to advisory opinions; to change provisions relating to the State Ethics Commission including its administrative attachment to the Secretary of State´s office; to provide for penalties; to provide for restrictions on the Governor´s appointment power under certain circumstances; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jan/09/2006 - Effective Date
May/06/2005 - Act 212
May/06/2005 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2005 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/31/2005 - House Conference Committee Report Adopted
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Conference Committee Report Adopted
Mar/29/2005 - House Conference Committee Appointed 52nd, 117th, 34th
Mar/29/2005 - House Insisted
Mar/29/2005 - Senate Insisted
Mar/29/2005 - Senate Conference Committee Appointed 37th, 9th, 45th
Mar/29/2005 - House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/29/2005 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/29/2005 - Senate Third Read
Mar/24/2005 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/24/2005 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/10/2005 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/04/2005 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/04/2005 - House Third Readers
Mar/03/2005 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/12/2005 - House Second Readers
Jan/11/2005 - House First Readers
Jan/10/2005 - House Hopper
3/04/05 Structured Rule; 3/29/05 Engrossed on 3rd reading in the Senate; 3/29/05 Senate Conferees: 37,9, 45
Apr/01/2005 - House Vote #527Yea(160)Nay(1)NV(7)
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Vote #579Yea(51)Nay(0)NV(2)
Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #433Yea(52)Nay(0)NV(0)
Mar/29/2005 - Senate Vote #430Yea(33)Nay(17)NV(3)
Mar/04/2005 - House Vote #168Yea(163)Nay(3)NV(6)
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