2005-2006 Regular Session - SB 416
Enotah Judicial Circuit; create new third superior court judgeship; provide appointment; election; term of office
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled Act to amend Code Section 15-6-2 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the number of superior court judges for each judicial circuit, so as to create a new third superior court judgeship for the Enotah Judicial Circuit; to provide for the initial appointment, election, and term of office of such judge; to provide for the qualifications and for the compensation, salary, and expense allowance of said judge to be paid by the State of Georgia and the counties comprising the judicial circuit; to provide for jurors; to authorize the judges of said circuit to divide and allocate the work and duties thereto and provide for the duties of the chief judge; to provide for powers, duties, and responsibilities of judges of said circuit; to provide for an additional court reporter and personnel and the compensation of such reporter and personnel; to declare inherent authority; to provide effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/12/2006 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/11/2006 - Senate Hopper