Skip Navigation LinksGeorgia General Assembly > Legislation
Skip navigation links
House Calendars
Senate Calendars
House Daily
Senate Daily
Senate Privileged Resolutions
Advanced Search
House First Readers
Senate First Readers
House Prefiles
Senate Prefiles
Signed by Governor
Georgia Code
General Statutes Summary
House Votes
Senate Votes
Display Legislation 
Georgia General Assembly > Legislation
This information is not for the current session!
2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 16
Lowndes County; provide for a board of commissioners; powers and composition
Sponsored By
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend and supersede the laws pertaining to the governing authority of Lowndes County; to provide for a Board of Commissioners of Lowndes County; to provide for the powers and composition of the board of commissioners; to provide for election districts, qualifications, terms of office, and filling of vacancies of commissioners; to provide for meetings and quorum; to provide for the responsibilities of the chairperson; to provide for a vice chairperson and the vice chairperson's responsibilities; to provide for submission pursuant to Section 5 of the federal Voting Rights Act of 1965, as amended; to provide for severability and effective dates; to provide for the repeal of existing enabling legislation; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/15/2011 - Effective Date
Mar/15/2011 - Act 6
Mar/15/2011 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Mar/15/2011 - Senate Sent to Governor
Feb/28/2011 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/28/2011 - House Third Readers
Feb/28/2011 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/16/2011 - House Second Readers
Feb/15/2011 - House First Readers
Feb/10/2011 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Feb/10/2011 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/26/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/25/2011 - Senate Hopper
Feb/28/2011 - House Vote #62Yea(160)Nay(0)NV(12)
Feb/10/2011 - Senate Vote #18Yea(55)Nay(0)NV(1)
Past Versions