Judicial Council of Georgia
Administrative Office of the Courts
David L. Ratley Reply to:
RESEARCH ANALYSIS MEMORANDUM
DATE: February 16, 2004
RE: Number of Election Boards Established in the Past Two Years
HOW MANY ELECTION BOARDS HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED IN THE LAST TWO
Eleven Counties have established election boards in the last two years.
A word search was conducted on the General Assembly’s website search engine examining
legislation as far back as 1995.a We looked at 293 pieces of legislation and spoke to 20 some odd
counties to verify the results.
The following counties legislation was signed by the Governor in 2003:
The following counties legislation was signed by the Governor in 2002:
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According to the General Assemblies website eleven counties have established election boards
within the last two years.
cc: David Ratley, Director
Marla Moore, Associate Director of Court Services
This memorandum presents the analysis of the AOC Research Department in response to the question(s) presented.
The conclusion(s) expressed neither constitute legal advice nor represent the official opinion(s) of the Judicial
Council of Georgia. Should legal advice be necessary, consultation with an attorney is recommended. Any
conclusion reached is based upon accepted research methods and principles; however, this research should not be