GA HB354 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 3-1)
Status: Vetoed on May 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-08 - Veto V1
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 4 of Chapter 7 of Title 50 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center, so as to reconstitute the Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center Authority; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for definitions; to provide for its membership, manner of appointment, terms of office, and powers and duties; to provide for exemption from taxation; to provide for venue; to provide for disposition of property; to exempt its property from levy and sale; to transfer certain assets and liabilities; to authorize the Department of Economic Development to contract with the authority for certain projects; to repeal certain laws; to provide for related matters; to provide for effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center; reconstitute and authorize Department of Economic Development to contract for certain projects


Roll Calls

2018-03-21 - House - House Vote #738 (Y: 154 N: 9 NV: 10 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2018-03-07 - Senate - Senate Vote #584 (Y: 50 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-03-03 - House - House Vote #173 (Y: 157 N: 11 NV: 8 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2018-05-08 Veto V1
2018-05-08HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-02HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2018-03-21HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2018-03-07SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2018-03-07SenateSenate Third Read
2018-02-01SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-01-31SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-03-03SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-03-03HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2017-03-03HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-03-01HouseHouse Postponed
2017-02-22HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2017-02-16HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-02-15HouseHouse First Readers
2017-02-14HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments