GA HB286 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Passed on May 7 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Summary

A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 8 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to county police, so as to restrict the ability of county governing authorities to reduce funding for county police departments; to amend Chapter 60 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions applicable to municipal corporations, so as to restrict the ability of municipal or consolidated government governing authorities to reduce funding for municipal police departments; to provide for exceptions; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Title

Local government; restrict ability of county governing authorities to reduce funding for county police departments

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2021-03-31 - House - Agree Sen Sub: House Vote #372 (Y: 100 N: 73 NV: 3 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-03-25 - Senate - Passage By Substitute: Senate Vote #270 (Y: 36 N: 15 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2021-02-24 - House - Passage: House Vote #93 (Y: 101 N: 69 NV: 3 Abs: 6) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-07-01 Effective Date
2021-05-07 Act 263
2021-05-07HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2021-04-07HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2021-03-31HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2021-03-25SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2021-03-25SenateSenate Third Read
2021-03-22SenateSenate Read Second Time
2021-03-22SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2021-03-15SenateSenate Withdrawn & Recommitted
2021-02-25SenateSenate Read and Referred
2021-02-24HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2021-02-24HouseHouse Third Readers
2021-02-23HouseHouse Postponed
2021-02-18HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2021-02-08HouseHouse Second Readers
2021-02-04HouseHouse First Readers
2021-02-03HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources


Bill Comments

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