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2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 297
Garden City, City of; create new charter
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act creating a new charter for the City of Garden City, approved April 17, 1973 (Ga. L. 1973, p. 3581), as amended, so as to reconstitute the governing authority of the city; to provide for council districts; to provide for definitions and inclusions; to provide for continuation in office of the mayor and current council members; to change the provisions relating to the regular expiration of terms of office of certain council members; to provide for elections; to provide for qualification, nomination, and election of candidates; to provide for districting; to provide for qualifications; to provide for the submission of the city's operating and capital budgets to the city council by the city manager; to provide for action on the budget; to provide for severability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/06/2009 - Effective Date
May/06/2009 - Act 230
May/06/2009 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/13/2009 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/25/2009 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/25/2009 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/17/2009 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/12/2009 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/12/2009 - House Third Readers
Feb/12/2009 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/06/2009 - House Second Readers
Feb/05/2009 - House First Readers
Feb/04/2009 - House Hopper
Mar/25/2009 - Senate Vote #248Yea(44)Nay(0)NV(10)
Feb/12/2009 - House Vote #40Yea(154)Nay(0)NV(20)
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