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2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 551
Ethics in Government Act; filing campaign reports; change certain provisions
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HC: EthicsSC:
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 5 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the "Ethics in Government Act," so as to change certain provisions regarding filing campaign disclosure reports and financial disclosure reports; to clarify the application of criminal law to knowing and willful falsification in an electronic filing; to eliminate duplicate copy filing of certain disclosure reports with county election superintendents; to provide that electronic filing shall constitute an affirmation that a report is true, complete, and correct and that no written affirmation shall be required for electronic filings; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Feb/26/2009 - House Second Readers
Feb/25/2009 - House First Readers
Feb/24/2009 - House Hopper