GA SB98 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 8 2021 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-03-10 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 32 of the O.C.G.A., relating to highways, bridges, and ferries, so as to provide for eligible expenditures for the Georgia Freight Railroad Program of the Georgia Department of Transportation; to provide for procedures, conditions, and limitations for public and private financing of projects; to revise definitions; to amend Code Section 52-2-5 of the O.C.G.A., relating to composition of the Georgia Ports Authority; appointment, terms, and qualifications of members generally; filling of vacancies; election of chairperson, vice chairperson, and secretary-treasurer; and quorum, so as to add the commissioner of transportation as an ex officio member of the Georgia Ports Authority; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Georgia Freight Railroad Program; eligible expenditures; procedures, conditions, and limitations for public and private financing of projects; provide


Roll Calls

2021-03-08 - Senate - Passage By Substitute: Senate Vote #160 (Y: 53 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2021-03-10HouseHouse Second Readers
2021-03-09HouseHouse First Readers
2021-03-08SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2021-03-08SenateSenate Third Read
2021-03-05SenateSenate Read Second Time
2021-03-03SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2021-02-08SenateSenate Read and Referred
2021-02-04SenateSenate Hopper

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Bill Comments