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2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 280
Corporations; property held by congregations/religious societies; revise provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 3 of Chapter 5 of Title 14 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to corporations organized for religious, fraternal, or educational purposes, so as to revise certain provisions regarding property held by congregations and religious societies; to provide that conveyances of property to congregations and religious societies shall be valid in accordance with Georgia law; to provide for the authority of congregations and religious societies over trustees of property; to provide for express trusts of the property of religious societies; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/12/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Apr/11/2011 - Senate Hopper