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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 1136
Rome, City of; residency qualifications for members of the governing authority; change
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act creating a new charter for the City of Rome, approved August 19, 1918 (Ga. L. 1918, p. 813), as amended, particularly by an Act approved March 16, 1983 (Ga. L. 1983, p. 4188), an Ordinance adopted by the Rome City Commission June 15, 1987 (Ga. L. 1988, p. 5404), an Ordinance adopted by the Rome City Commission August 4, 1997 (Ga. L. 1998, p. 4849), and an Ordinance adopted by the Rome City Commission September 3, 2002 (Ga. L. 2004, p. 4756), so as to change qualifications for members of the governing authority to include residency in the ward in which they seek office; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/03/2016 - Effective Date
May/03/2016 - Act 587
May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
Mar/29/2016 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/15/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/14/2016 - House Immediately Transmitted to Senate
Mar/14/2016 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/14/2016 - House Third Readers
Mar/14/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/11/2016 - House Second Readers
Mar/10/2016 - House First Readers
Mar/08/2016 - House Hopper
03/14/2016 Immediately transmitted to Senate
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Vote #655Yea(49)Nay(4)NV(1)
Mar/14/2016 - House Vote #739Yea(160)Nay(0)NV(8)
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