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Juvenile Justice Reforms Spotlighted in 2014

January 24, 2014

HB 242, also known as the Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2013, went into affect on January 1, 2014. See how this bill's implementation will help improve the future of young offenders and save Georgia taxpayers significant amounts of money.

State Offices Closed on Monday

January 17, 2014

State Offices will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2014 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday.

Corporate Registration Deadline Extended to May 31

January 22, 2014

The Secretary of State's online filing system for companies (called cGov) gets a makeover allowing the deadline for annual registration to be extended again this year.

2014 State of the State Address

January 16, 2014

Gov. Nathan Deal gave his State of the State Address on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. In his speech, he focused on taxes, jobs, education and criminal justice reform.

Sen. Shafer Discusses the 2014 Legislative Session

January 14, 2014

Sen. David Shafer, President Pro Tempore of the Georgia Senate, reports the happenings of the Senate after Day One.

How to Get Your Needs Heard: Contacting Your State Legislators

January 27, 2014

Have you ever thought of an issue concerning the Georgia government that you think could be resolved if only the ambiguous “they” did something different?

Legislative Session Starts Today

January 13, 2014

The day has finally come. Today marks the first of 40 days for the 2014 Legislative Session.

Driving Under the Influence

January 9, 2014

Driving with impaired judgment is a deadly risk that should not be taken.

Bring One for the Chipper

December 26, 2013

Georgia residents can recycle their Christmas trees in a fun and easy way.

Happy Holidays from Your Georgia Government!

December 23, 2013

State offices will be closed on December 24 and December 25.