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2005-2006 Regular Session - SB 462
Sheriffs; authority of courthouse security; remove courthouses/jails from list of properties protected
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 16 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions for sheriffs, so as to place courthouse security under the authority of the sheriff; to require a courthouse security plan which shall be subject to the approval of the chief superior court judge; to amend Chapter 9 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to county property generally, so as to remove courthouses and jails from the list of properties protected; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2006 - Effective Date
Apr/28/2006 - Act 647
Apr/28/2006 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/04/2006 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/30/2006 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/28/2006 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/28/2006 - House Third Readers
Mar/22/2006 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/28/2006 - House Second Readers
Feb/23/2006 - House First Readers
Feb/22/2006 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Feb/22/2006 - Senate Third Read
Feb/16/2006 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/15/2006 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/26/2006 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/25/2006 - Senate Hopper
Mar/30/2006 - Senate Vote #1150Yea(49)Nay(0)NV(5)
Mar/28/2006 - House Vote #1072Yea(129)Nay(32)NV(15)
Feb/22/2006 - Senate Vote #686Yea(52)Nay(1)NV(0)
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