GA HB155 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 6-1)
Status: Passed on May 8 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-01-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 7 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the imposition, rate, and computation of and exemptions from state income taxes, so as to create an income tax credit for certain expenditures by a production company related to certain state certified musical or theatrical productions or recorded musical performances; to provide for rules and regulations and an application process related to such income tax credit; to provide for certain conditions and limitations; to provide for definitions; to provide a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Georgia Musical Investment Act; enact


Roll Calls

2017-03-30 - House - House Vote #422 (Y: 150 N: 17 NV: 4 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2017-03-30 - Senate - Senate Vote #381 (Y: 40 N: 7 NV: 7 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-03-28 - Senate - Senate Vote #259 (Y: 46 N: 7 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-03 - House - House Vote #192 (Y: 157 N: 11 NV: 5 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2018-01-01 Effective Date
2017-05-08 Act 223
2017-05-08HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2017-04-07HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2017-03-30SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2017-03-30HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
2017-03-28SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-03-28SenateSenate Third Read
2017-03-28SenateSenate Engrossed
2017-03-24SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-03-24SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-03-03SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-03-03HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-03-03HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-02-27HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-01-31HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-01-30HouseHouse First Readers
2017-01-26HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments