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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 436
Business Corporations; voting for directors in publicly traded corporations; change provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 14 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to business corporations, so as to change provisions relating to voting for directors in publicly traded corporations; to provide for a contingency resignation of a director, which may be irrevocable; to change certain provisions relating to vacancies on a board; to change certain provisions relating to amending bylaws by the board of directors or shareholders; to correct cross-references; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2008 - Effective Date
May/06/2008 - Act 452
May/06/2008 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/21/2008 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/04/2008 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/31/2008 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/31/2008 - House Third Readers
Mar/20/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/04/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/29/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/28/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Feb/28/2008 - Senate Third Read
Feb/26/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/22/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/08/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/07/2008 - Senate Hopper
Apr/04/2008 - Senate Vote #1011Yea(43)Nay(0)NV(6)
Mar/31/2008 - House Vote #905Yea(160)Nay(2)NV(11)
Feb/28/2008 - Senate Vote #638Yea(48)Nay(0)NV(0)
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