On a trial basis, the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission of Georgia will post its Draft Advisory Opinions responding to each advisory opinion request. The Commission will accept comments on each Draft Advisory Opinion for a period of 10 days following its posting.
An opinion issued by the Commission that advises the interpretation of a law in accordance to the Constitution of Georgia. An advisory opinion does not affect or modify a law but merely explains the intent of the law itself. Advisory opinions initiate with a request for clarification of a law for a specific situation or case and are modified by the Commission to apply the clarification to a broader of variety of circumstances. Requests for opinions must be made in writing and delivered to the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission’s office.