2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 1212
Flint Judicial Circuit; fourth judge; provide
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 15-6-2 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the number of judges of the superior courts, so as to provide for a fourth judge of the superior courts of the Flint Judicial Circuit; to provide for the appointment of the initial additional judge and a term of office; to provide for the subsequent election and term of office of said judge; to fix a time at which such judge shall begin his or her term of office; to require candidates for such judgeships to designate the places for which they are running; to prescribe the powers, duties, jurisdiction, privileges, and immunities of said judge; to provide for a chief judge and to prescribe his or her powers, duties, and privileges; to prescribe the compensation, salary, and expense allowance of said judge to be paid by the State of Georgia; to repeal specific Acts; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/19/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/14/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/13/2008 - House Hopper