GA HB795 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Vetoed on May 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-08 - Veto V11
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 34 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Department of Labor, so as to authorize the Commissioner of Labor to perform certain functions; to authorize the Commissioner of Labor to prescribe certain rules and regulations; to provide for definitions; to authorize the Commissioner of Labor to conduct fingerprint based criminal background checks for individuals employed by the Department of Labor; to provide a process for conducting such criminal background checks; to limit the use, dissemination, and liability relating to information obtained from the criminal background checks; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Labor, Department of; authorize Commissioner of Labor to perform certain functions; provisions


Roll Calls

2018-03-29 - Senate - Senate Vote #762 (Y: 52 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-03-29 - House - House Vote #844 (Y: 172 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-02-15 - House - House Vote #518 (Y: 165 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2018-05-08 Veto V11
2018-05-08HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-06HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2018-03-29HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2018-03-29SenateSenate Passed/Adopted As Amended
2018-03-29SenateSenate Third Read
2018-03-29SenateSenate Taken from Table
2018-03-27SenateSenate Tabled
2018-03-23SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-03-23SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2018-02-20SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-02-15HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2018-02-15HouseHouse Third Readers
2018-02-08HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2018-02-05HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-02-01HouseHouse First Readers
2018-01-31HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments