GA HB316 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Passed on April 2 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-02 - 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 primaries and elections generally, so as to provide for definitions; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Elections; definitions; provide for uniform equipment and ballot marking devices


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - House - House Vote #233 (Y: 101 N: 69 NV: 1 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - Senate - Senate Vote #183 (Y: 33 N: 20 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - Senate - Senate Vote #184 (Y: 34 N: 21 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - Senate - Senate Vote #185 (Y: 21 N: 35 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2019-03-13 - Senate - Senate Vote #186 (Y: 35 N: 21 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-26 - House - House Vote #78 (Y: 101 N: 72 NV: 1 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2019-04-02 Effective Date
2019-04-02 Act 24
2019-04-02HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2019-03-29HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2019-03-14HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2019-03-13SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-13SenateSenate Third Read
2019-03-13SenateSenate Engrossed
2019-03-08SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-03-07SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-02-27SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-02-26HouseHouse Immediately Transmitted to Senate
2019-02-26HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-02-26HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-02-22HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-02-19HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-15HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-14HouseHouse Hopper

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Bill Comments