GA HB242 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 4-2)
Status: Enrolled on April 12 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-04-12 - House Sent to Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to professions and businesses, so as to provide for the regulation of massage therapy educational programs; to provide for legislative intent; to provide for definitions; to clarify requirements for massage therapy licenses; to provide for violations; to provide for conditions relating to regulation by counties, municipalities, or other local jurisdictions relating to massage therapy; to require reporting of violations of Chapter 24A; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Professions and businesses; regulation of massage therapy educational programs; provide


Roll Calls

2019-04-02 - House - House Vote #373 (Y: 144 N: 12 NV: 16 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2019-03-29 - Senate - Senate Vote #320 (Y: 51 N: 3 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-03-04 - House - House Vote #117 (Y: 156 N: 13 NV: 3 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2019-04-12HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2019-04-02HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2019-03-29SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-29SenateSenate Third Read
2019-03-21SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-03-18SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-03-05SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-03-04HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-04HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-02-27HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-02-13HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-12HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-11HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments