GA HB897 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: Passed on May 7 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 6B of Title 10 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the "Uniform Power of Attorney Act," so as to revise the short title; to provide for definitions; to change provisions relating to the application of Chapter 6 of this title; to update cross-references to federal law; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Georgia Power of Attorney Act; revise


Roll Calls

2018-03-19 - Senate - Senate Vote #634 (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-03-01 - House - House Vote #662 (Y: 169 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2018-07-01 Effective Date
2018-05-07 Act 412
2018-05-07HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-03HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2018-03-19SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2018-03-19SenateSenate Third Read
2018-03-12SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-03-09SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2018-03-01SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-02-28HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2018-02-28HouseHouse Third Readers
2018-02-15HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2018-02-13HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-02-12HouseHouse First Readers
2018-02-08HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments