GA HB545 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 7 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-06-18 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 41-1-7 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to treatment of agricultural facilities and operations and forest land as nuisances, so as to provide for legislative intent; to remove a definition; to limit the circumstances under which agricultural facilities and operations may be sued for a nuisance; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Nuisances; treatment of agricultural facilities and operations and forest land; provisions


Roll Calls

2020-06-18 - Senate - Senate Vote #653 (Y: 31 N: 22 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-06-18 - Senate - Senate Vote #655 (Y: 28 N: 21 NV: 3 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-06-18 - Senate - Senate Vote #656 (Y: 29 N: 21 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-07 - House - House Vote #189 (Y: 107 N: 58 NV: 8 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2020-06-18SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2020-06-18SenateSenate Third Read
2020-06-18SenateSenate Taken from Table
2020-02-21SenateSenate Tabled
2020-02-21SenateSenate Third Read
2020-02-05SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2020-01-13SenateSenate Recommitted
2019-03-22SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-03-21SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-03-08SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-03-07HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-07HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-03-01HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-03-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-28HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-28HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments