GA HB279 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Vetoed on May 10 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-10 - Veto V4
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 2 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to state administrative organization, so as to provide that law enforcement officers appointed by the state revenue commissioner as special agents or enforcement officers of the Department of Revenue may use department motor vehicles or equipment relative to certain approved off-duty jobs; to provide for criteria; to provide for rules and regulations; to provide for restrictions; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Revenue and taxation; certain law enforcement officers may use department vehicles relative to certain approved off-duty jobs; provide


Roll Calls

2019-04-02 - House - House Vote #376 (Y: 151 N: 11 NV: 8 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2019-03-21 - Senate - Senate Vote #212 (Y: 43 N: 5 NV: 5 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-01 - House - House Vote #100 (Y: 149 N: 3 NV: 9 Abs: 17) [PASS]


2019-05-10 Veto V4
2019-05-10HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2019-04-11HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2019-04-02HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2019-03-21SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-21SenateSenate Third Read
2019-03-18SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-03-14SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-03-04SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-03-01HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2019-03-01HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-02-25HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2019-02-14HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-13HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-12HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments