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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 118
Brunswick and Cobb Judicial Circuits; additional superior court judge; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 15-6-2 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the number of judges of superior court, so as to provide for a fifth judge of the superior courts of the Brunswick Judicial Circuit and a tenth judge of the superior courts of the Cobb Judicial Circuit; to prescribe the powers of such judges; to prescribe the compensation, salary, and expense allowance of such judges to be paid by the State of Georgia and the counties comprising said circuits; to provide for the manner of impaneling jurors; to provide for an additional court reporter for such circuits; to authorize the governing authority of the counties that comprise such circuits to provide facilities, office space, supplies, equipment, and personnel for such judges; to declare inherent authority; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/29/2007 - Effective Date
May/29/2007 - Act 362
May/29/2007 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/27/2007 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/19/2007 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Apr/19/2007 - Senate Third Read
Apr/13/2007 - Senate Read Second Time
Apr/13/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/27/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/27/2007 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/27/2007 - House Third Readers
Mar/19/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/10/2007 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Feb/08/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/25/2007 - House Second Readers
Jan/24/2007 - House First Readers
Jan/23/2007 - House Hopper
2/8/2007 Favorably Reported by Substitute in House (LC 25 4886S); 2/10/2007 Recommitted to Judiciary by Rules
Apr/19/2007 - Senate Vote #367Yea(46)Nay(0)NV(3)
Mar/27/2007 - House Vote #206Yea(164)Nay(0)NV(10)
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