GA SB201 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
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 Chapter 1 of Title 34 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to labor and industrial relations, so as to allow employees to use sick leave for the care of immediate family members; to provide for definitions; to provide for conditions to take leave; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Labor and Industrial Relations; employees to use sick leave for the care of immediate family members; allow


Roll Calls

2017-03-30 - Senate - Senate Vote #369 (Y: 31 N: 14 NV: 4 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2017-03-22 - House - House Vote #298 (Y: 114 N: 51 NV: 5 Abs: 10) [PASS]
2017-02-27 - Senate - Senate Vote #97 (Y: 41 N: 10 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2017-07-01 Effective Date
2017-05-08 Act 203
2017-05-08SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2017-04-07SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2017-03-30SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2017-03-22HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-03-22HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-03-20HouseHouse Postponed
2017-03-16HouseHouse Postponed
2017-03-14HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-03-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-02-28HouseHouse First Readers
2017-02-27SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-02-27SenateSenate Third Read
2017-02-24SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-02-23SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-02-17SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-02-16SenateSenate Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments