GA HB948 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: Introduced on February 15 2018 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-02-21 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 10 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to selling and other trade practices, so as to prohibit county, municipal, and consolidated governments from banning the commercial sales of goods, products, or items regulated by the United States Department of Agriculture, the United States Food and Drug Administration, or the Georgia Department of Agriculture, which are sold at properly zoned retail establishments; to provide for definitions; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Commerce and trade; banning commercial sales of regulated goods, products, or items; prohibit county, municipal and consolidated governments



2018-02-21HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2018-02-21HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-02-20HouseHouse First Readers
2018-02-15HouseHouse Hopper

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