Skip Navigation LinksGeorgia State Senate > Committees
Skip navigation links
List of Committees
Current Study Committees
Study Committee Reports
Senate Meeting Notices
Senate Committee Rooms
Senate Committee 
Georgia State Senate > Committees
00:00:00/00:00:00.0110011
00:00:00/00:00:00.2430243
Senate
State and Local Governmental Operations
Committee Members
Ginn, FrankChairman
Still, ShawnVice Chairman
History and Duties
 The Committee on State & Local Governmental Operations has two general areas of jurisdiction. The first area of jurisdiction is over general laws that relate to special taxes, city and county organization and powers, subdivisions, and administration of special districts. The committee also reviews legislation of general application that apply to counties and cities throughout the entire state. The second area of the committee jurisdiction involves the processing of legislation with limited local impact. Special abbreviated procedures are available to pass such legislation.
Capitol Office
121-I CAP
Atlanta, GA 30334
Phone: (404) 656-4700
Session00:00:00/00:00:00.0180018
00:00:00/00:00:00.0640064
Picture Not Found

NamePositionEmail Address
Elizabeth BennettAdministrative Assistantelizabeth.bennett@senate.ga.gov
Nathan CorbittOPLA Analystnathan.corbitt@senate.ga.gov

Fast Facts

  • Only Texas (254) has more counties than Georgia (159)
  • Over 68,000 people are employed by the State of Georgia

Key Topics

  • Local and general legislation affecting cities and counties
  • General legislation affecting state agencies
  • Election laws
  • City creation
  • Annexation and de-annexation

Search Results00:00:00.3210321/00:00:00SLGO85State and Local Governmental OperationsSenate
121-I CAPAtlanta4046564700GA 121-I CAP30334
Urlhttps://vimeo.com/showcase/gasenslgoThe Committee on State & Local Governmental Operations has two general areas of jurisdiction. The first area of jurisdiction is over general laws that relate to special taxes, city and county organization and powers, subdivisions, and administration of special districts. The committee also reviews legislation of general application that apply to counties and cities throughout the entire state. The second area of the committee jurisdiction involves the processing of legislation with limited local impact. Special abbreviated procedures are available to pass such legislation. 283Senate47P.O. Box 1136Danielsville7066804466GAP.O. Box 113630633 931GinnFrankGinnRepublicanDanielsville751Chairman1284Senate482850 Simpson CircleNorcrossGA2850 Simpson Circle30071 1489StillShawnStillRepublicanNorcross5016Vice Chairman3291Senate556241 Southland TraceStone MountainGA6241 Southland Trace30087 54ButlerGloriaButlerS.DemocratStone Mountain5Secretary5242Senate62275 Marietta Blvd NWSuite 270-180AtlantaGA2275 Marietta Blvd NW Suite 270-18030318 1484EstevesJasonEstevesDemocratAtlanta5014Member7238Senate2P.O. Box 14034SavannahGAP.O. Box 1403431416 1400MallowDerekMallowDemocratSavannah5007Member7265Senate29P.O. Box 62CataulaGAP.O. Box 6231804 1324RobertsonRandyRobertsonRepublicanCataula4926Ex-Officio7247Senate11P.O. Box 3914MoultrieGAP.O. Box 391431776 1119WatsonSamWatsonRepublicanMoultrie837Member7261Senate251670 N. Jefferson StreetMilledgevilleGA1670 N. Jefferson Street31061 1243WilliamsRickWilliamsRepublicanMilledgeville4905Member7Urlhttp://www.senate.ga.gov/committees/en-US/CommitteeMinutes85.aspxUrlhttps://www.senate.ga.gov/spo/en-US/PressReleases.aspxtrue10312023-2024 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20232024/true10312023-2024 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20232024/false10322023 Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2023EX/false10292021-2022 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20212022/false10302021 Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2021EX/false10272020 Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2020EX/false272019-2020 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20192020/false262018 Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2018EX/false252017-2018 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20172018/false242015-2016 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20152016/false232013-2014 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20132014/false212011-2012 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20112012/false222011 Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2011EX1/false202009-2010 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20092010/false182007-2008 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20072008/false142005-2006 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20052006/false152005 Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2005EX1/false132004 Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2004EX1/false112003-2004 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20032004/false12001-2002 Regular Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/20012002/false62001 1st Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2001EX1/false72001 2nd Special Sessionhttp://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/2001EX2/<p class="table-responsive" /><table class="table table-striped table-sm"><thead><tr><th scope="col">Name</th><th scope="col">Position</th><th scope="col">Email Address</th></tr></thead><tbody><tr><td>Elizabeth Bennett</td><td>Administrative Assistant</td><td><a href="mailto:elizabeth.bennett@senate.ga.gov">elizabeth.bennett@senate.ga.gov</a></td></tr><tr><td>Nathan Corbitt</td><td>OPLA Analyst</td><td><a href="mailto:nathan.corbitt@senate.ga.gov">nathan.corbitt@senate.ga.gov</a></td></tr></tbody></table><p /><p class="row" /><p class="col-12 col-md-6" /><h3>Fast Facts</h3><ul><li>Only Texas (254) has more counties than Georgia (159)</li><li>Over 68,000 people are employed by the State of Georgia</li></ul><p /><p class="col-12 col-md-6" /><h3>Key Topics</h3><ul><li>Local and general legislation affecting cities and counties</li><li>General legislation affecting state agencies</li><li>Election laws</li><li>City creation</li><li>Annexation and de-annexation</li></ul><p /><p />
00:00:00/00:00:00.0130013http://webservices.legis.ga.gov/GGAServices/Committees/Service.svc/query/forSession/0/forId/85/xml