GA SB221 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 9-0)
Status: Passed on May 4 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-04 - Effective Date 2021-07-01
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 5 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to ethics in government, so as to provide for a definition; to provide for leadership committees; to provide for chairpersons; to provide that such committees may receive contributions and make expenditures; to provide for disposition of assets in certain circumstances; to provide for filings and reports; to provide an exception from contribution limits; to provide for certain notices; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Ethics in Government; leadership committees; chairpersons; such committees may receive contributions and make expenditures; provide


Roll Calls

2021-03-18 - House - Passage: House Vote #270 (Y: 96 N: 69 NV: 1 Abs: 14) [PASS]
2021-02-26 - Senate - Passage: Senate Vote #90 (Y: 30 N: 21 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2021-02-26 - Senate - Adoption Of Amendment #1 By The Senator From The 21st: Senate Vote #89 (Y: 5 N: 43 NV: 3 Abs: 5) [FAIL]


2021-05-04 Effective Date 2021-07-01
2021-05-04 Act 219
2021-05-04SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2021-04-07SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2021-03-18HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2021-03-18HouseHouse Third Readers
2021-03-16HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2021-03-03HouseHouse Second Readers
2021-03-01HouseHouse First Readers
2021-02-26SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2021-02-26SenateSenate Third Read
2021-02-25SenateSenate Read Second Time
2021-02-24SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2021-02-23SenateSenate Read and Referred
2021-02-22SenateSenate Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments