GA SB15 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 8 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 16-11-129 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to weapons carry license, temporary renewal permit, mandamus, and verification of license, so as to add to the category of former law enforcement officers who are entitled to be issued a weapons carry license without the payment of certain fees; to provide conditions; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Crimes and Offenses; weapons carry license; add to the category of former law enforcement officers


Roll Calls

2017-03-24 - House - House Vote #321 (Y: 149 N: 2 NV: 7 Abs: 22) [PASS]
2017-02-16 - Senate - Senate Vote #59 (Y: 51 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-07-01 Effective Date
2017-05-08 Act 199
2017-05-08SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2017-04-03SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2017-03-24HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2017-03-24HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-03-22HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2017-02-21HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-02-17HouseHouse First Readers
2017-02-16SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-02-16SenateSenate Third Read
2017-02-14SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-02-10SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-01-11SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-01-10SenateSenate Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments