The ACLU of Georgia is a constant presence in the state capitol working with law and policy makers to ensure the necessary statutes exist to protect our civil rights and civil liberties. 

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The Democracy Act

A RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to provide that legislative and congressional reapportionment be done by an independent nonpartisan commission instead of the General Assembly; to provide for the establishment of such commission; to provide for the qualifications an
February 5, 2019

2018 Legislative Session Victories!

2018 Legislative Session

Thursday, March 29, 2018 was the final day of the Georgia Legislative session.  The ACLU of Georgia prevailed on the major issues we addressed as well as winning a First Amendment federal lawsuit to allow access to the Capitol for protestors with signs.
March 30, 2018

Legislative Updates 2018

"Crossover day" is the last day that a piece of legislation can pass from one legislative chamber to the other.  This year, that day was February 28th.

March 4, 2018