2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 102
Georgia Public Financing for State-wide Judicial Office Campaign Act; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 21 of the O.C.G.A., relating to elections, so as to create a taxpayer funded method of financing certain judicial elections for certain candidates who demonstrate public support and accept strict fund-raising and spending limitations; to change certain provisions relating to the duty of the State Election Board; to change certain provisions relating to the enforcement of Chapter 2 of said title, relating to elections and primaries generally; to provide that the State Election Board enforce provisions relating to the "Georgia Public Financing for State-wide Judicial Office Campaign Fund Act"; to provide for a short title; to make legislative findings; to provide for definitions; to provide for a fund to finance the election campaigns of certain judicial candidates; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/24/2007 - House Second Readers
Jan/23/2007 - House First Readers
Jan/22/2007 - House Hopper