GA HB34 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-01-12 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 42 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to penal institutions, so as to provide for reforms in the probation and paroles systems and in the accessibility of information related to certain offenders; to make reports, files, records, and information of certain probationers and parolees open records; to remove certain duties from the State Board of Pardons and Paroles pertaining to determining and taking action on violations of parole and placing such duties with the superior court that imposed the sentence that the parolee is serving; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Penal institutions; reforms in the probation and paroles systems; provisions



2017-01-12HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-01-11HouseHouse First Readers
2017-01-10HouseHouse Hopper

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