Among other tasks, OPB works with the Governor to set the state budget. The process of creating this budget is very similar every year. Along with cycle, budget documents are released to show financial details.
Georgia is statutorily required to set a balanced budget.
The state operates in a fiscal year that spans from July 1 to June 30. The state makes changes to the fiscal year budget twice a year. The budget determines the amount of money each state agency may spend by the end of the year.