GA HB986 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Passed on May 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-08 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act providing that the governing authority of each county comprising the Waycross Judicial Circuit may supplement the compensation, salary, expenses, and allowances of each of the judges of the superior courts of the Waycross Judicial Circuit, approved March 20, 1985 (Ga. L. 1985, p. 3879), so as to increase the amounts of such supplements; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Waycross Judicial Circuit; judges of superior courts; increase supplements


Roll Calls

2018-03-29 - House - House Vote #818 (Y: 163 N: 0 NV: 16 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-03-21 - Senate - Senate Vote #637 (Y: 50 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2018-02-28 - House - House Vote #595 (Y: 168 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2018-05-08 Effective Date
2018-05-08 Act 497
2018-05-08HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-06HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2018-03-29HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2018-03-21SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2018-03-21SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2018-03-01SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-02-28HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2018-02-28HouseHouse Third Readers
2018-02-23HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2018-02-23HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-02-22HouseHouse First Readers
2018-02-21HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments