GA HB780 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Passed on May 3 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-03 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 7 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to financial institutions, so as to provide for numerous changes to provisions applicable to the Department of Banking and Finance and financial institutions generally, banks and trust companies, credit unions, licensed sellers of payment instruments, those licensed to cash payment instruments, and mortgage lenders and mortgage brokers; to provide for power of the commissioner to issue orders relative to state chartered financial institutions to exercise rights and powers authorized by federal law but not authorized under state law; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Banking and finance; changes to provisions applicable to financial institutions; provide


Roll Calls

2018-03-29 - House - House Vote #817 (Y: 164 N: 0 NV: 14 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2018-03-21 - Senate - Senate Vote #650 (Y: 50 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2018-02-20 - House - House Vote #522 (Y: 169 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2018-05-03 Effective Date
2018-05-03 Act 339
2018-05-03HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-06HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2018-03-29HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2018-03-21SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2018-03-21SenateSenate Third Read
2018-03-15SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-03-14SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2018-02-21SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-02-20HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2018-02-20HouseHouse Third Readers
2018-02-13HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2018-02-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-01-31HouseHouse First Readers
2018-01-30HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments