Laws governing recall in Georgia
Registration of a recall committee
The relevant legislation requires at least one of the following grounds for calling a recall election:
- an act of malfeasance or misconduct while in office,
- violation of the oath of office,
- failure to perform duties prescribed by law, or
- willfully misusing, converting, or misappropriating, without authority, public property or public funds entrusted to or associated with the elective office to which the official has been elected or appointed.
Circulating the recall petition
Georgia State Elections Division
1104 West Tower, 2 MLK, Jr. Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30334-1530
State of Georgia
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