GA HB160 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: Engrossed on February 16 2017 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-01-08 - Senate Recommitted
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 9 of Title 32 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to mass transportation, so as to create the Georgia Commission on Transit Governance and Funding; to provide for the membership, powers, and duties of the commission; to provide for a report and proposal by the commission; to provide for assignment of the commission to the Department of Transportation for administrative purposes; to provide for cooperation of other government entities with the commission; to provide for other services to the commission; to provide for compensation and expenses; to provide for automatic repeal; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Mass transportation; create Georgia Commission on Transit Governance and Funding, provisions


Roll Calls

2017-03-28 - Senate - Senate Vote #297 (Y: 50 N: 3 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-02-16 - House - House Vote #60 (Y: 166 N: 1 NV: 5 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2018-01-08SenateSenate Recommitted
2018-01-08SenateSenate Taken from Table
2017-03-28SenateSenate Tabled
2017-03-16SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-03-15SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-02-17SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-02-16HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-02-16HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-02-09HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-01-31HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-01-30HouseHouse First Readers
2017-01-26HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments