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Study panels find plenty of holes to plug in the incorporation law

Two legislative committees have identified several weaknesses in the state’s incorporation and annexation laws that need to be addressed . . .

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Gambling groups start making their play

Georgia lawmakers will hold hearings on Monday and Tuesday to hear pitches from casino and horse racing representatives on the legalization of gambling . . .

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Lawmakers examine the incorporation process

The General Assembly thinks about developing a consistent procedure for handling requests to incorporate new municipalities . . .

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