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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 477
Richland, City of; new charter; reincorporate and provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to reincorporate and provide a new charter for the City of Richland in Stewart County, Georgia; to provide for boundaries and powers of the city; to provide for a governing authority of such city and the powers, duties, authority, election, terms, method of filling vacancies, compensation, expenses, qualifications, prohibitions, conflicts of interest, and suspension and removal from office relative to members of such governing authority; to provide for inquiries and investigations; to provide for oaths, organization, meetings, quorum, voting, rules, and procedures; to provide for ordinances and codes; to provide for a mayor and mayor pro tempore and certain duties, powers, and other matters relative thereto; to provide for administrative affairs and responsibilities; to provide for boards, commissions, and authorities; to provide for other matters relative to the foregoing; to repeal an Act incorporating the City of Richland in the County of Stewart, approved August 16, 1922 (Ga. L. 1922, p. 925), as amended; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/18/2007 - Effective Date
May/18/2007 - Act 164
May/18/2007 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/30/2007 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/28/2007 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/28/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/27/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/22/2007 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/22/2007 - House Third Readers
Feb/22/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/21/2007 - House Second Readers
Feb/20/2007 - House First Readers
Feb/15/2007 - House Hopper
Mar/28/2007 - Senate Vote #240Yea(48)Nay(0)NV(1)
Feb/22/2007 - House Vote #80Yea(151)Nay(0)NV(18)
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