April 2017

Judicial Council Approves Updated Complaint Procedures

Judges Councils @ the Capitol

The Council of Probate Court Judges hosted Probate Judges’ Day at the Capitol on January 25, 2017. Over fifty judges gathered at the Capitol for pictures with Governor Nathan Deal.

Law Day Coloring Contest

By Ashley Stollar

2017 Legislative Session


The 2017 Georgia General Assembly met from January 9 to March 30.  Each year, the JC/AOC monitors legislation affecting the Georgia judiciary.  Below is a sampling of legislation that passed.   The Governor has 40 days to sign or veto legislation. A full report on this year’s enacted legislation will be published at http://enactedlegislation.georgiacourts.gov/.



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