Georgia Signature Requirements

Signature Requirements:

  • Local Legislative Referral: 15% to 25% of the registered electors.
  • Recalls: 15% of the voters who voted for the office of the incumbent in the last election.
  • Deadline: 90 Days

Most cities in Georgia have the right to citizen initiatives and referenda. The General Assembly of the Charter Cities can put forward voters initiatives and referenda, Article X of the Georgia Constitution provides 2 methods for the amending the Constitution: Legislative Referral and Constitutional Convention. Legislative Referrals or Constitutional Conventions require 2/3rds of the Legislators Vote. Constitutional Conventions create new Amendments that only pass if approved by the voters.

Article II, Section II, Paragraph 4 provides the Georgian Citizens the right to Recall.

Georgia at Ballotpedia

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Georgia at Recall the Rogues