GA HB46 | 2023-2024 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 4-2)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-01-25 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Judiciary - Non-Civil Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to assault and battery and related offenses against persons, so as to expand enhanced punishment for aggravated assault and aggravated battery committed upon emergency health workers to all healthcare workers in a hospital or healthcare facility; to provide for a definition; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Title

Crimes and offenses; aggravated assault and battery of healthcare workers; expand enhanced punishment

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2023-01-25HouseHouse Second Readers
2023-01-24HouseHouse First Readers
2023-01-23HouseHouse Hopper

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Bill Comments

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