LOCAL GOVERNMENT Conflict of Interest In Zoning Actions: Provide for Disqualification of a Zoning Official When There is a Conflict of Interest and expand Rezoning Applicants' Political Contribution Disclosure Requirements

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Vol: 8, Issue: 1

Publication Year:
1992
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Repository URL:
https://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol8/iss1/4
Author(s):
Cline, Bentley Greg
Tags:
Peach Sheet; legislative history; O.C.G.A. 36-67A-1; O.C.G.A. 36-67A-2; zoning; conflict of interest; rezoning; reporting requirement; Law
artifact description
The Act provides for disqualification of a zoning official from voting on a rezoning application where there is a conflict of interest. The Act expands a rezoning applicant's reporting requirements of political contributions to zoning officials. A rezoning applicant's agents (including attorneys) must disclose their contributions. The Act provides for disclosure of political contributions by opponents of rezoning applications.