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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 142
Circuit Public Defenders; may hire additional personnel; authorized by local law
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 12 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to public defenders, so as to clarify that circuit public defenders may hire additional personnel only if authorized by local law or if approved by the county governing authority; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jan/14/2008 - Senate Recommitted
Feb/28/2007 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/27/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/10/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/09/2007 - Senate Hopper