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Association County Commissioners of Georgia

Provides information on the association, and links to member services, policy and legislation, publications, and resources.

Carl Vinson Institute of Government

From the University of Georgia. Includes links to local officials, state agencies, legislators, educators, media, services and publications.

Division of Child Support Services

Helps children by enforcing parental responsibility to pay financial support. Includes news and events, information on services, and link to publications.

Division of Public Health

Provides health data, news and updates, and links to publications, programs and calendar.

DMV.ORG: Georgia

Find a guide to the DMV containing information about traffic laws in Georgia, vehicle registration, obtaining a license and locations to take the test.

Georgia Aviation Authority

Provides assistance to state aircraft and aviation operations, ensuring the safety of people traveling by air and aviation property.

Georgia Board for Physician Workforce

Monitors and forecasts the distribution of general practitioners and medical specialists throughout the state and supports medical education programs that encourage doctors to stay in underserved communities.

Georgia Board of Dentistry

Regulates and enforces standards of practice in the state's dental profession. Includes FAQs, online services, board meetings and events, law, policies and rules.

Georgia Board of Pharmacy

Regulates pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and pharmacies in Georgia.

Georgia Building Authority

Supports the Capitol Hill Complex by providing facilities management services for state agencies, state employees and the citizens of Georgia.

Georgia Composite Medical Board

Dedicated to proper licensing of physicians and other health practitioners to protect the health of Georgians. Includes consumer resources, board members and meeting agendas, rules and laws.

Georgia Council for the Arts

Empowers the arts industry in Georgia and artists around the state to cultivate healthy, vibrant communities that are rich in civic participation, cultural development and economic prosperity.

Georgia Council on American Indian Concerns

Helps protect graves and burial objects from accidental and intentional desecration, advises state and local governments, and supports economic development within American Indian communities.

Georgia Council On Developmental Disabilities

Promotes and creates opportunities to enable persons with disabilities to live, work, play and worship as an integral part of society.

Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division

Conserves, enhances and promotes the state's wildlife resources, including animals, fish and protected plants.

Georgia Development Authority

Supports farmers throughout the state by providing loans that growers can use for a variety of expenses from buying land and equipment to establishing livestock operations. https://www.facebook.com/GeorgiaDevelopmentAuthority GDAagrilender

Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training Council

Provides certification standards for all firefighters, fire inspectors, fire investigators, and fire and life safety educators.

Georgia Fiscal Management Council

By sponsoring training seminars, meetings, publications, and scholarships, the Georgia Fiscal Management Council promotes increased knowledge of governmental financial practices and supports opportunities for the interchange of ideas affecting fiscal management.

Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety

Dedicated to reduce injuries and fatalities on the state's roadways. Features a message from the director, programs, staff, FAQs, annual reports and calendar. https://www.facebook.com/GAHighwaySafety gohsgeorgia

Georgia Land Conservation Program

Offers financing to local governments, state agencies and non-profits to permanently conserve Georgia's land resources and protect water quality throughout the state.

Georgia Legal Materials

Provides legal resources, including the state constitution, laws, judicial opinions, regulations, and other items.

Georgia Lobbyist Online

Governmental affairs resource for professional lobbyist, business leaders, administrators, government agencies and other interested parties.

Georgia Lottery Corporation

By marketing entertaining lottery products, the Georgia Lottery Corporation works to raise educational funding, particularly for the Pre-K Program and the HOPE Scholarship.

Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter

A state-owned, multipurpose rental complex open year-round. It contains over 1,100 acres that are specially designed for meetings, conferences, trade shows, livestock and horse shows, concerts, rodeos and RV rallies.

Georgia Rural Economic Development Center

Information on research, entrepreneur services, continuing education, programs and projects, events, and grants.

Georgia Secretary of State Elections Division

Works to ensure fair elections and facilitates statewide voter registration in accordance with state laws. With information on elections, voter registration and campaign disclosures.

Georgia State Road & Tollway Authority

Manages and finances tolled transportation facilities within the state. Includes programs, board officers and members, and location map. https://www.facebook.com/PeachPass SRTA_PeachPass

Georgia Technology Authority

Plays a lead role in state government’s information technology enterprise. GTA establishes statewide policies for technology as well as standards and guidelines based on federal requirements, while also training state employees on how to protect sensitive information for security purposes.

Georgia World Congress Center Authority

Oversees the operation of the Georgia World Congress Center, the Georgia Dome, Centennial Olympic Park, and related facilities, all of which host major sporting and entertainment events that strengthen the state's economic growth.

Georgia.gov

Official website of the state government. Covers business, labor and employment, education and training, family and health, legal, public safety and consumer, science and technology, tourism, recreation and the arts, and transportation. https://www.facebook.com/georgiagov/ georgiagov

Governor's Office of Disability Services Ombudsman

Works to promote the safety, well-being and rights of Georgians with disabilities.

Governor's Office of Planning and Budget

Reviews agencies' annual operating budgets, provides research and analysis, and develops budgets to present to the General Assembly. Includes related files and documents.

Jekyll Island Authority

A self-supporting body, obtaining its operating revenues from leases, park fees, and Island amenities. This income is used to maintain, develop, beautify, and promote the Island as a world-class vacation and meeting destination.

Lawskills Georgia State Code

Offering legal information and tools to the layman and the professional. With freely access to statutes and caselaw.

Magistrates Retirement Fund

Helps their members (Chief Magistrates in the state of Georgia) prepare for retirement and provides support and services associated with the Retirement Fund.

Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner

Licenses and regulates insurance companies; ensures that insurance rates, rules, and forms comply with state law; investigates suspicions of insurance fraud; and conducts inspections of buildings and houses to prevent fire outbreak.

Office of State Administrative Hearings

With links to directory of judges and administrative staff, news, legal forms, and information on hearings.

Office of the Child Advocate

By sharing with families advice, research, and assistance, the Office of the Child Advocate helps to ensure that at-risk and foster children are safe and sound.

Office of the State Treasurer

The cash and investment manager for the state, the Office of the State Treasurer preserves both capital and public trust by managing cash resources efficiently and conservatively.

Peace Officers' Annuity & Benefit Fund

A supplemental retirement fund for Georgia law enforcement officers.

Peace Officers' Standards and Training Council

Improves law enforcement in the state by identifying qualified, professionally trained, ethical and competent peace officers and criminal justice professionals.

State Board of Workers' Compensation

Assists injured workers and employers by ensuring swift and fair resolution of claims. The Board encourages employers to promote workplace safety and facilitate a safe return to work for employees.

State of Georgia.com - Georgia Information Locator

Contains resources related to Georgia government and services, employment opportunities, laws and legal assistance, and business.

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