GA SB203 | 2023-2024 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 18-1)
Status: Vetoed on May 7 2024 - 100% progression
Action: 2024-05-07 - Veto V11
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 3 of Chapter 4 of Title 20 of the O.C.G.A., relating to industry services training program, so as to provide for tuition-free programs that relate to the operation of a commercial motor vehicle for veterans; to amend Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to motor vehicles and traffic, so as to repeal provisions authorizing joinder of motor carriers and their insurance carriers in tort and contract causes of action; to provide for standards of service hours for motor carriers operating solely intrastate; to provide for hiring standards for commercial driver's license holders; to provide a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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"Trucking Opportunity Act of 2023"; enact


Roll Calls

2024-03-28 - House - Passage: House Vote #820 (Y: 168 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2023-03-06 - Senate - Passage As Amended: Senate Vote #185 (Y: 54 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-06 - Senate - Motion To Table: Senate Vote #184 (Y: 19 N: 36 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2023-03-06 - Senate - Adoption Of Amendment #2 By The Senator From The 17th: Senate Vote #183 (Y: 31 N: 25 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-06 - Senate - Motion To Remove From The Table: Senate Vote #182 (Y: 28 N: 27 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2024-05-07 Veto V11
2024-05-07SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2024-04-04SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2024-03-28HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2024-03-28HouseHouse Third Readers
2024-03-26HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2024-03-20HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2024-03-13HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2024-03-13HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2024-01-31HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2023-03-08HouseHouse Second Readers
2023-03-07HouseHouse First Readers
2023-03-06SenateSenate Passed/Adopted As Amended
2023-03-06SenateSenate Third Read
2023-03-06SenateSenate Taken from Table
2023-03-06SenateSenate Tabled
2023-03-01SenateSenate Read Second Time
2023-02-28SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2023-02-16SenateSenate Read and Referred
2023-02-15SenateSenate Hopper

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