GA HB44 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Passed on May 1 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to make and provide appropriations for the State Fiscal Year beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018; to make and provide such appropriations for the operation of the state government and its departments, boards, bureaus, commissions, institutions, and other agencies, for the university system, common schools, counties, municipalities, and political subdivisions, for all other governmental activities, projects, and undertakings authorized by law, and for all leases, contracts, agreements, and grants authorized by law; to provide for the control and administration of funds; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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General appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018


Roll Calls

2017-03-22 - House - House Vote #294 (Y: 172 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2017-03-22 - Senate - Senate Vote #211 (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2017-03-15 - Senate - Senate Vote #190 (Y: 55 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-02-17 - House - House Vote #69 (Y: 167 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 10) [PASS]


2017-05-01 Effective Date
2017-05-01 Act 37
2017-05-01HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2017-04-04HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2017-03-22SenateSenate Conference Committee Report Adopted
2017-03-22HouseHouse Conference Committee Report Adopted
2017-03-16SenateSenate Transmitted House
2017-03-16SenateSenate Conference Committee Appointed 4th, 48th, 46th
2017-03-16HouseHouse Immediately Transmitted to Senate
2017-03-16HouseHouse Conference Committee Appointed 116th, 159th, 47th
2017-03-16HouseHouse Insisted
2017-03-16SenateSenate Transmitted House
2017-03-16SenateSenate Insisted
2017-03-16HouseHouse Immediately Transmitted to Senate
2017-03-16HouseHouse Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
2017-03-15SenateSenate Transmitted House
2017-03-15SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-03-15SenateSenate Third Read
2017-03-14SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-03-13SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-02-21SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-02-17HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-02-17HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-02-16HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-01-23HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-01-12HouseHouse First Readers
2017-01-11HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments