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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 508
Probate Courts; update/change provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 6 of Title 10, Chapter 9 of Title 15, Title 29, and Title 53 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the relations between principal and agent, probate courts, guardian and ward, and wills, trusts, and administration of estates, respectively, so as to update and change provisions affecting the probate courts; to update a reference to a conservator involving incompetency or incapacity of a principal on a power of attorney; to change references relating to the power to cite absconding fiduciaries; to change provisions relating to place and time for holding court; to provide for quarterly terms of court rather than monthly; to provide for definitions; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2008 - Effective Date
May/14/2008 - Act 685
May/14/2008 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2008 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/04/2008 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Apr/01/2008 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Apr/01/2008 - House Third Readers
Mar/20/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/06/2008 - House Second Readers
Mar/05/2008 - House First Readers
Mar/04/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/04/2008 - Senate Third Read
Feb/28/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/27/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/22/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/21/2008 - Senate Hopper
Apr/04/2008 - Senate Vote #976Yea(52)Nay(0)NV(1)
Apr/01/2008 - House Vote #938Yea(161)Nay(1)NV(15)
Mar/04/2008 - Senate Vote #659Yea(49)Nay(0)NV(2)
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