GA HB169 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Passed on May 1 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-01-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide that future elections for the office of probate judge of Charlton County, who also serves as chief magistrate of the Magistrate Court of Charlton County, shall be nonpartisan elections; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Charlton County; probate judge; provide nonpartisan elections


Roll Calls

2017-03-01 - Senate - Senate Vote #112 (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 8 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2017-02-14 - House - House Vote #48 (Y: 149 N: 12 NV: 13 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2018-01-01 Effective Date
2017-05-01 Act 61
2017-05-01HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2017-04-03HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2017-03-01SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2017-03-01SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2017-02-15SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-02-14HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2017-02-14HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-02-07HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2017-02-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-01-31HouseHouse First Readers
2017-01-30HouseHouse Hopper

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Bill Comments