2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 315
Ethics in Government; change name to Georgia Ethics Commission; reconstitute membership; appointing authority; provide funding source
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 5 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to ethics in government, so as to revise the "Ethics in Government Act"; to change a definition; to change the name of the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission to the Georgia Ethics Commission; to provide a funding source for the commission; to remove certain dedications of fees; to amend Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to public officers and employees, so as to correct cross-references; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to provide a contingent effective date; to provide for automatic repeal under certain conditions; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/24/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/23/2012 - Senate Hopper