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Steve C. Jones – 2011

Steve C. Jones – 2011

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Government Act 1978 
Rev. 112012 
FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2011 U.S.C. app.  101-11 Person Reporting (last name, first, middle initial) Jones, Steve Court Organization United States District Court, Northern District Georgia Date Report 04/20/2012 Title (Article Ill judges indicate active senior status; magistrate judges indicate full-or part-time) United States District Judge -Active Status Sa. Report Type (check appropriate type) Nomination Date Initial [{] Annual Final Sb. [{] Amended Report Reporting Period 01/01/2011 12/31/2011 Chambers Office Address 
1967 United States Courthouse Spring Street, S.W. Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3309 
IMPORT ANT NOTES: The instmctions accompanying this form must followed. Complete all ports, checking the NONE box for each port where you hove reportable information. Insert signature 011 lost page. POSITIONS. (Reporting individual only; see pp. 9-13 filing instructions.) NONE (No reportable positions.) 
POSITION NAME ORGANIZATION/ENTITY President University Georgia Alumni Association 
Board Member, officio University Georgia Board Visitors Board Member, officio University Georgia Athletic Board Board Member, officio University Georgia Foundation Director Athens Academy Director Athens Area Community Foundation Member, Board Visitors Riverside Military Academy First Vice-President, Board Directors UGA Chapter the National Football Foundation, College Hall Fame Superior Court Judge (until March 2011) State Georgia/Superior Courts Georgia Superior Court Judge (until March 2011) Unified Government Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 
11. Superior Court Judge (until March 2011) Oconee County Government, Georgia 
12. Director (until March 2011) Athens First Bank Trust 
13. Dircctor(until April 2011) Bread for Life 
14. Member, Board Trustees (until April 2011) Piedmont College 
15. Dircctor(until April 2011) Hope Haven 
16. Advisor(unlil April 2011) UGAHEROs 
 
 
 
17. 
Advisor(until April 2011) Mercy Health Clinic 
 
18. 
Advisor/Co-moderator (until March 2011) Athens Banner-Herald Community Advisory Board 
 
 
II. AGREEMENTS. (Reporting individual only; see pp. 14-16 filing instructions.) NONE (No reportable agreements.) 
 
PARTIES AND TERMS 1995 Steve Jones Georgia Judicial Retirement Systems, pension upon age and minimum years service 1978 Steve Jones Unified Government Athens-Clarke County, GA, pension upon retirement age 
 
Date Report 
Jones, Steve 
04/20/2012 
Ill. NON-INVESTMENT INCOME. (Reportint:individualand spouse;see pp. 17-24 filing instructions.) Filers Non-Investment Income NONE (No reportable non-investment income.) 
SOURCE AND TYPE INCOME (yours, not spouses) 2011 Athens First Bank Trust Co. (director fees received prior federal appointment March 2011) $2,008.00 2011 Superior Courts Georgia (salary earned prior March 2011) $17,346.00 2011 Unified Government Athens-Clarke County (Sup. Ct. salary supplement earned prior March 2011) $3,894.00 2011 Oconee County Government (Sup. Ct. salary supplement earned prior March 2011) $2,169.00 Spouses Non-Investment Income -If you were married during any portion tlie reporting year complete this section. 
(Dollar amount no/ required excepl for honoraria.) NONE (No reportable non-investment income.) SOURCE AND TYPE 2011 self-employed seamstress 2011 Clarke County School District --compensation 
 
 
IV. REIMBURSEMENTS -transportation, lotfgint:,food, entertainment. 
(Includes rhose spouse and dependent children; see pp. 25-27 filing ins/ructions.) NONE (No reportable reimbursements.) 
SOURCE DATES LOCATION PURPOSE ITEMS PAID PROVIDED UGA Athletic Association, Inc. 12/30/2011 -1/3/2012 Tampa, UGA Alumni President and Athletic Association Board Member duties Outback Bowl transportation, meals, and hotel 
 
Date Hcport 
Jones, Steve 
04/20/2012 GIFTS. (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see pp. 28-31 filing instructions.) 
[2J NONE (No reportable gifts.) 
SOURCE DESCRIPTION VALUE 
 
 
VI. LIABILITIES. (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see pp. 32-33 filing 
instructions.) NONE (No reportable liabilities.) 
CREDITOR DESCRIPTION VALUE CODE 
Chase Bank mortgage rental property# (Athens, GA, Part Vil, line 
Wells Fargo mortgage rental property (Athens, GA, Part Vil, line 
 
Date Report 
Jones, Steve 
04/20/2012 
VII. INVESTMENT and --income, l0/11e, /ramactions (Inc/mies those spouse and dependent children; see PP 34-60 filing ins/ructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.) 
Description Assets Income during Gross value end Transactions during reporting period (including trust assets) reporting period reporting period 
(1) (2) (I) (2) (I) (2) (3) (4) (5) 
Place (X) after each asset Amount Type (e.g., Value Value Type (e.g., Date Value Gain Identity 
exempt from prior disclosure Code div., rent, Code Method buy, sell, mm/dd/yy Code Code buyer/seller 
 
(A-II) int.) Code redemption) 
(J-P) 
(A-11) (if private 
(Q-W) transaction) Income Gain Codes: =$1.000 kss l,00 -$2.500 =$2.501 -$5.000 =$5.001 -$15,000 =$15.00 -$50.(Xl() 
(Sec Columns and D1) =$50.001 -$100.000 =$100.00 -$1.000.000 t.000.00 -$5.000.000 112 =More than $5.000.000 Value Codes =$15.000or less =$15.001 -$50.CXIO =$50.001 -$100.000 =$100.001 -$250.000 
(Sec Columns and 03) =$250.001 -$500.000 $51111.!Xll -$1.Cl()0.000 =$1.000.001 -$5,000,000 =$5.000.001 -$25,000.000 =$25.000.00 -$50.000.01)() =More thnn $50.000,000 Value McthucJ Codes =Apprnis3) c$250.00I -$500.(XXI =$500.001. $1.000.000 =$1.000.001 -$5,000,000 =$5.000,001 -$25.000.000 =$25.(l00.001 -$50.0lXl.OCXI =More than $50.000,000 Value Method (xks --Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment =Cash Market 
(Sec Column C2) Book Value V:e-Othcr =Estimated 
 
 
Date Report 
Name Person H.cporting 
04/20/2012 
Jones, Steve 
VIII. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EXPLANATIONS. (lndicatepartofreport.) 
Amended Reports have been filed update Part line (positions), Part II, line (pension agreement), and Part Ill, lines 2-4 (non-investment income). The following position has been added Part line first vice-president the UGA Chapter the National Football Foundation, College Ilall Fame. regard Part II, line (pension agreement), the minimum years service has been changed from sixteen 16) ten (I0). The changes Parts and are also applicable Parts and the nomination report, dated January 2011. regard Part III, lines 2-4 (non-investment income), additional language has been added provide clarification. 
Additional information follows: 
Part (positions). longer serving the boards and/or affiliated with the entities listed numbers 9-17. The date separation from each entity shown next the entry. For each the board positions that presently hold (entries 1-8), have control over the investment assets the organization and duties the boards not involve fundraising. 
Part III. (non-investment income). The Athens First Bank Trust director fees were received prior becoming federal judge. provided written notice ofmy resignation from the Board ofOirectors for Athens First Bank Trust March 20I 
Part VIII (investments), Lines and 24. The Peach State Reserves account/fund (line was closed May 17, 2011. The funds (formerly held the Peach State Reserves account) were transferred May 27, 2011 IRA listed Line 24. There was consideration paid received (nor income gained) the closing the Peach State Reserves account/fund and the opening IRA #2. was merely transfer funds from one entity/account another. Accordingly, the value/gain codes columns 0(3) (4) have been left blank. 
Lines and 23. The Invesco Large Cap Growth Fund was reorganized the fund administrator into the Invesco Van Kampen American Franchise Fund. There was consideration paid received (nor income gained) the time the reorganization. Accordingly, the value/gain codes columns 0(3) (4) have been left blank. 
Lines and 34. Column has been left blank the stated purchase and sale was loss. 
 
Date Report 
Jones, Steve 
04/20/2012 
IX. CERTIFICATION. certify that all information given above (including information pertaining spouse and minor dependent children, any) accurate, true, and complete the best knowledge and belief, and that any information not reported was withheld because met applicable statutory provisions permitting non-disclosure. further certify that earned income from outside employment and honoraria and the acceptance gifts which have been reported are compliance with the provisions U.S.C. app.  501 et. seq., U.S.C.  7353, and Judicial Conference regulations. 
Signature: Steve Jones 
NOTE: ANY INDIVIDUAL WHO KNOWINGLY AND WILLFULLY FALSIFIES FAILS FILE THIS REPORT MAY SUBJECT CIVIL 
AND CRIMINAL SANCTIONS U.S.C. app.  104) 
Committee Financial Disclosure Administrative Office the United States Courts Suite 2-301 One Columbus Circle, N.E. Washington, D.C. 20544