GA SR587 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2018 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-01-29 - Senate Read Second Time
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to declare English as the official language of the State of Georgia; to provide for findings; to provide that official state actions be in English; to prohibit any requirement that any language other than English be used in any documents, regulations, orders, transactions, proceedings, meetings, programs, or publications; to prohibit discrimination, penalties, or other limits on participation against persons who speak only English; to provide for the submission of this amendment for ratification or rejection; and for other purposes.

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State of Georgia; English as the official language; declare (CA)



2018-01-29SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-01-25SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2018-01-18SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-01-11SenateSenate Hopper

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