Tag Archives: garnishment law

Senate passes garnishment bill, House votes for shoal bass

Georgia Senate passes bill revising the state’s garnishment law; House is expected to do likewise . . .

Tags: Debbie Buckner , garnishment law , Jesse Stone , Mike Cheokas , shoal bass

Political Notes – Religious bills will be front and center on Tuesday

The religious freedom controversy will be dominating activities at the state capitol Tuesday . . .

Tags: Brian Strickland , Debbie Buckner , garnishment law , Jesse Stone , John Stevens , Marco Rubio , religious freedom

Lawmakers agree on fix for state’s garnishment law

A joint House-Senate study committee finalizes its rewrite of Georgia’s current garnishment law . . .

Tags: garnishment law , Jesse Stone , Marvin Shoob , notice , Wendell Willard

Political Notes — Six years on, Oxendine case will be back before the ethics commission

An ethics case involving former insurance commissioner John Oxendine is scheduled to go before the state ethics commission in December — more than six years after the initial complaint was filed . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , Doug Chalmers , garnishment law , Jekyll Island , John Oxendine , Marvin Shoob , Sam Olens , State Ethics Commission

Political Notes – State GOP brings in some cash

Georgia Republicans refill some of their financial coffers; the pre-kindergarten program gets a promotional boost . . .

Tags: DECAL , garnishment law , Georgia Arts and Humanities , Georgia Republican Party , Nathan Deal , Planned Parenthood , Pre-K program , Voices for Georgia's Children