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2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 491
Towns County; board of commissioners; reconstitute
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act to create the office of Commissioner of Towns County, approved March 14, 1984 (Ga. L. 1984, p. 4130), as amended, so as to reconstitute the board of commissioners of Towns County and revise and restate the law relating to the board; to provide for continuation in office of the present sole county commissioner; to provide for election of the five-member board of commissioners upon a vacancy in the office of sole commissioner; to provide for exercise of the power of the sole commissioner by the judge of the probate court until the vacancy is filled; to provide for the establishment of commissioner districts; to provide for the election and terms of office for subsequent members; to provide for filling vacancies; to provide for the powers, duties, and authority of the chairperson and members of the board; to provide for contingent effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/05/2006 - Veto V1
May/05/2006 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/03/2006 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/13/2006 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/13/2006 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/08/2006 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/06/2006 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/06/2006 - House Third Readers
Mar/06/2006 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/17/2005 - House Second Readers
Feb/16/2005 - House First Readers
Feb/15/2005 - House Hopper
Mar/13/2006 - Senate Vote #791Yea(44)Nay(0)NV(1)
Mar/06/2006 - House Vote #748Yea(148)Nay(0)NV(20)
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