2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 336
General Assembly; issuance of subpoenas; revise provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 28 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the General Assembly in general, so as to revise provisions relating to the issuance of subpoenas by and on behalf of the General Assembly; to eliminate certain provisions relating to judicial issuance of subpoenas upon request of the committees on ethics; to provide that officers of the Senate or House of Representatives may issue subpoenas to compel a person to appear before a committee and give sworn testimony or produce evidence; to provide for judicial enforcement in the same manner as for contempt of court; to provide for service, fees, and mileage; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/24/2011 - House Second Readers
Feb/23/2011 - House First Readers
Feb/23/2011 - House Hopper