2005-2006 Regular Session - SB 221
Indigents; legal defense; allow alternative
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 12 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to legal defense for indigents, so as to allow alternative delivery systems to opt out from having a public defender system under certain circumstances; to correct cross-references; to amend Code Section 15-21-77 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to collections to be appropriated for indigent defense, to correct a cross-reference; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/22/2005 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/17/2005 - Senate Hopper