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Tribal Council. Tape team sign and point sheet Take out one sheet of paper per tribe Write YOUR team # at top Write “Team to lose points: ___” in the middle. Survivor Mail. SS8CG2.a - Explain the qualifications, term, election, and duties of members of the General Assembly.

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Tribal Council

  • Tape team sign and point sheet

  • Take out one sheet of paper per tribe

  • Write YOUR team # at top

  • Write “Team to lose points: ___”in the middle


Survivor Mail

SS8CG2.a - Explain the qualifications, term, election, and duties of members of the General Assembly.

SS8CG2.b - Describe the organization of the General Assembly, with emphasis on leadership and the committee system.

SS8CG2.c - Trace the steps in the legislative process for a bill to become a lawin Georgia.

RewardChallenge: “There’s nothing general about it!”

GA GOVERNMENT

EDITION


There s nothing general about it georgia s general assembly

There’s Nothing General about It!!! Georgia’s General Assembly:

Making Laws for the State of Georgia


The basics
The Basics

  • The legislative branch of Georgia is known as the GENERAL ASSEMBLY

  • It is made up of a State SENATEand a State HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

    • State Senate

      • 56members

    • State House of Representatives

      • 180members


Qualifications
Qualifications

  • State Senators (SENATE)

    • Must be at least 25

    • LIVEin the DISTRICTthey represent

    • Legal resident of GEORGIAfor at least 2years

  • State Representatives (HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES)

    • Must be at least 21

    • LIVEin the DISTRICTthey represent

    • Legal resident of GEORGIAfor at least 2years


Terms and elections
Terms and Elections

  • Terms and Elections:

    • Senators and representatives are elected to 2year terms

    • Legislators are elected in EVENnumber years during general elections

  • How much are they paid?

    • $17,000 (about)

2012

2014

2016

2018

2020

2022

2024


When does the general assembly meet
When does the General Assembly meet?

  • They are “in session” beginning on the 2nd Monday of JANUARYeach year.

  • The law-making session lasts 40days.

  • Most important duty is making LAWSand passing BUDGET(proposed by governor)

“SINE DIE!!!!!”

= without assigning a day for further meeting or hearing


Organization of the general assembly and leadership
Organization of the General Assembly and Leadership

  • The most important leader of the Senate is the Lieutenant GOVERNOR. He/she is the PRESIDINGOFFICERorpresident of the Senate (leader of Senate), and he/she DOES NOT have a VOTEin the Senate.

VOTE


Organization of the general assembly and leadership1
Organization of the General Assembly and Leadership

  • The most important leader of the House of Representatives is the SPEAKERof the House.

  • He/she has the ability to appoint committees, assign bills to committees, recognize people to speak like the LIEUTENTANTGovernor, and he/she does have a VOTEwhen it is necessary to break a TIE.

TIEBREAKER

VOTE


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