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Published January 26, 2016
 
QUALIFYING FEES FOR COUNTY OFFICES DURING 2016 ELECTIONS
 
WHEREAS, O.C.G.A. § 21-2-131 requires each county governing authority to annually set and publish the qualifying fees for county offices by February 1st.

BE IT THEREFORE RESOLVED, that the Ben Hill County Board of Commissioners does hereby set the qualifying fees for county offices as follow:
 
Position Qualifying Fee
County Commission Chairman $216.00
County Commissioner $180.00
Sheriff $1,616.40
Tax Commissioner $1,392.25
Superior Court Clerk $1,392.25
Probate Judge $1,392.25
Magistrate Judge $1,392.25
Coroner $93.23
Surveyor $88.14
School Board Member $42.00
State Officials, Superior Court Judges, District Attorney Set by Secretary of State
 
Adopted this 31st day of December, 2015.