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 The Committee on Judiciary has general jurisdiction over legislation affecting judicial proceedings dealing with civil practice and procedure. Its jurisdiction also includes civil liberties as well as governmental information and frequently will consider constitutional issues.
Capitol Office
325-A Coverdell Legislative Office Building
Atlanta, GA 30334
Phone: (404) 463-1314
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NamePositionEmail Address
Leighton KennedyAdministrative Assistantleighton.kennedy@senate.ga.gov
Beth VaughanSRO Analystbeth.vaughan@senate.ga.gov

Fast Facts

  • 5 Divisions of Court of Appeals - 15 Judges
  • 370 Municipal Courts - 380+ Judges
  • 49 Superior Courts Circuits - 211 Judges

Key Topics

  • Appellate Courts
  • Civil Practice
  • Courts/Judges
  • Trial Proceedings
  • Grand Jury
  • Superior Courts
  • Crimes and Offenses
  • Torts
  • Juvenile Proceedings
  • Municipal Courts
  • Garnishment Proceedings
  • Estates
  • Firearms
  • Rules of Evidence
  • Corporations
  • Constitutional Issues

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