GA SB164 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on March 8 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-03-31 - Senate Disagreed House Amend or Sub
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 15-11-471, Title 16, and Code Section 31-22-9.1 of the O.C.G.A., relating to definitions relative to juvenile delinquency, crimes and offenses, and who may perform HIV tests, respectively, so as to provide for the modernization of HIV related laws to align with science to ensure that laws and policies support current understanding of best public health practices for preventing and treating HIV, scientific evidence about routes of transmission, and the public health goals of promoting HIV prevention and treatment; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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HIV Tests; modernization of HIV related laws to align with science; provide


Roll Calls

2021-03-31 - House - Passage: House Vote #416 (Y: 171 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-03-08 - Senate - Passage: Senate Vote #175 (Y: 50 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2021-03-31SenateSenate Disagreed House Amend or Sub
2021-03-31HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2021-03-31HouseHouse Third Readers
2021-03-31HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2021-03-29HouseHouse Postponed
2021-03-17HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2021-03-10HouseHouse Second Readers
2021-03-09HouseHouse First Readers
2021-03-08SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2021-03-08SenateSenate Third Read
2021-03-08SenateSenate Taken from Table
2021-03-08SenateSenate Tabled
2021-03-05SenateSenate Read Second Time
2021-03-03SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2021-02-16SenateSenate Read and Referred
2021-02-11SenateSenate Hopper

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Bill Comments