GA HB501 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2)
Status: Engrossed on March 5 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-18 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 4 of Chapter 4 of Title 27 of the O.C.G.A., relating to seafood, so as to provide for mariculture development; to amend Code Section 12-5-295 of the O.C.G.A., relating to applicability of activities in coastal marshlands, so as to revise and add an exemption certain; to provide for related matters; to provide for effective dates and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Game and fish; provide for mariculture development


Roll Calls

2019-03-18 - Senate - Senate Vote #205 (Y: 35 N: 19 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-05 - House - House Vote #162 (Y: 102 N: 60 NV: 7 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2019-03-18SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2019-03-18SenateSenate Third Read
2019-03-14SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-03-13SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2019-03-07SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-03-05HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2019-03-05HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-03-01HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2019-02-28HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-27HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-26HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments