GA HB293 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 27 2017 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-01-08 - Senate Recommitted
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 8 of Title 24 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to admissions and confessions, so as to provide an effective date for the procedure relating to the testimony of a child's description of sexual contact or physical abuse; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Evidence; procedure relating to child's testimony of sexual contact or physical abuse; provide effective date


Roll Calls

2017-02-27 - House - House Vote #127 (Y: 161 N: 2 NV: 10 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2018-01-08SenateSenate Recommitted
2017-03-24SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-03-24SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2017-02-28SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-02-27HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2017-02-27HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-02-22HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2017-02-10HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-02-09HouseHouse First Readers
2017-02-08HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments