GA SB334 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 26 2018 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2018-03-01 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Health and Human Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 26 of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to nurses, so as to transfer the Georgia Board of Nursing from the jurisdiction of the Secretary of State to the Department of Community Health for administrative purposes only; to provide for a definition; to provide for the powers and duties of the board; to authorize the board to appoint an executive director; to provide for the powers and duties of such executive director; to revise certain provisions related to the division director; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Nurses; administrative purposes only; Georgia Board of Nursing to Department of Community Health; transfer


Roll Calls

2018-02-26 - Senate - Senate Vote #509 (Y: 50 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-03-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-02-28HouseHouse First Readers
2018-02-26SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2018-02-26SenateSenate Third Read
2018-02-21SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-02-20SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2018-01-22SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-01-19SenateSenate Hopper

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