GA HB268 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Passed on May 9 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the O.C.G.A., relating to elections and primaries generally, so as to provide for the time period for certification of election officials; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Elections; time period for certification of election officials; provide


Roll Calls

2017-03-30 - Senate - Senate Vote #313 (Y: 35 N: 17 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-03-24 - House - House Vote #323 (Y: 102 N: 48 NV: 8 Abs: 22) [PASS]
2017-03-16 - Senate - Senate Vote #200 (Y: 32 N: 18 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2017-02-23 - House - House Vote #97 (Y: 111 N: 57 NV: 5 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2017-07-01 Effective Date
2017-05-09 Act 250
2017-05-09HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2017-04-07HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2017-03-30SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2017-03-24HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
2017-03-16SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-03-16SenateSenate Third Read
2017-03-16SenateSenate Engrossed
2017-03-15SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-03-14SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-02-24SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-02-23HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-02-23HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-02-22HouseHouse Postponed
2017-02-15HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-02-09HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-02-08HouseHouse First Readers
2017-02-07HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments