2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 1473
Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Act of 2010; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for a short title; to amend Chapter 5 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to ethics in government, so as to substantially revise the "Ethics in Government Act"; to amend Article 1 of Chapter 10 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to abuse of governmental office, so as to increase the punishment for influencing legislation or official action by certain public officials; to amend Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to public officers and employees, so as to provide for a method of addressing conflicts of interest, abuse of power, and improper use of state employees by General Assembly members; to provide for an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/30/2010 - House Second Readers
Mar/26/2010 - House First Readers
Mar/25/2010 - House Hopper