GA SB5 | 2015-2016 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Passed on February 23 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-02-23 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 52-2-9 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general powers of the Georgia Ports Authority, so as to provide for powers of the authority with respect to acceptance of loans or grants from the United States upon certain terms and conditions; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Georgia Ports Authority; provide for powers; acceptance of loans/grants from United States upon certain terms and conditions


Roll Calls

2015-02-19 - House - House Vote #48 (Y: 161 N: 0 NV: 10 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2015-02-10 - Senate - Senate Vote #22 (Y: 53 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2015-02-23 Effective Date
2015-02-23 Act 2
2015-02-23SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2015-02-20SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2015-02-19HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2015-02-19HouseHouse Third Readers
2015-02-17HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2015-02-12HouseHouse Second Readers
2015-02-11HouseHouse First Readers
2015-02-10SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2015-02-10SenateSenate Third Read
2015-02-09SenateSenate Read Second Time
2015-02-04SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2015-02-02SenateSenate Read and Referred
2015-01-29SenateSenate Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments