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HR318IntroA RESOLUTION creating the House Study Committee on Inclusive Postsecondary Education; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
To House Special Rules Committee
HB254EngrossA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act providing for the composition and election of the Board of Education of Emanuel County, approved April 12, 1982 (Ga. L. 1982, p. 4049), as amended, so as to provide for nonpartisan elections for members of...
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2017-02-21
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HB275IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 27 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to game and fish, so as to change provisions relative to rules and regulations used to establish criminal v...
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2017-02-21
House Committee Favorably Reported
HB250EngrossA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 49-5-69.1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to fingerprint and preliminary records check for foster homes, so as to provide that an employee of an early care and education program w...
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2017-02-21
House Passed/Adopted
SB117EngrossA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 25 of Title 50 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Georgia Technology Authority, so as to change the definition of the term "agency"; to provide for the establishment of certain pol...
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2017-02-21
To House Governmental Affairs Committee
HB237IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 20 and Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to education and to revenue and taxation, respectively, so as to authorize the Public Education Innovation Fund Foundation to receive priv...
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2017-02-21
House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HB450IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 42-3-52 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to community service as condition of probation, so as to allow for the acceptance of certain DUI Alcohol or Drug Use Risk Reduction courses...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
HB456IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 5 of Title 44 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to acquisition and loss of property, so as to provide for requirements for the execution of executory contracts for the conveyance of real...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
HB409IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 47-2-244 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to optional benefits available to appellate court judges, notice of election of benefits, eligibility for benefits, disability benefits, a...
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2017-02-21
To House Retirement Committee
SR258IntroA RESOLUTION memorializing the Armenian Genocide of 1915 through 1923 and recognizing April 24 as a Day of Remembrance; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
HR356PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Judge George Nunn on the occasion of his retirement; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
House Read and Adopted
HB458IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 14 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to speed detection devices, so as to provide for automated traffic enforcement safety devices in school zones; to provide for the operation of automat...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
HB199IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 7 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to imposition, rate, computation, and exemptions from state income taxes, so as to change certain provisions regarding the in...
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2017-02-21
House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
SB131IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 11 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions for the Juvenile Code, so as to provide that adoption proceedings be stayed while an appeal of an orde...
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2017-02-21
Senate Read Second Time
HB451IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 60 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions applicable to counties and municipal corporations, so as to prohibit adoption of an ordinance by a county or munici...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
SB231IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 19 of Title 15 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions regarding attorneys, so as to provide that a person who is not a United States citizen shall not gain admission to the practice ...
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
HB401IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 6 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to uniform rules of the road, so as to exclude operators of motorcycles from the prohibition of wearing a headset or headphone while drivi...
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2017-02-21
To House Motor Vehicles Committee
SR255IntroA RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to authorize the General Assembly to regulate the amount of tuition and fees for institutions of the University System of Georgia; to provide for the submission of this amendment for ratif...
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
SB125EngrossA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 43-34-103 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to delegation of authority to physician assistants, so as to authorize a physician to delegate to a physician assistant the authority to ...
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2017-02-21
Senate Passed/Adopted
HB437IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 14 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to education accountability assessment programs, so as to recreate the former Agricultural Education Advisory Commission whi...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
HB191EngrossA BILL to be entitled an Act to abolish the office of elected county surveyor of Ben Hill County; to provide for the appointment of a county surveyor by the governing authority of the county; to provide that the person currently serving as elected co...
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2017-02-21
Senate Passed/Adopted
SB230IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health, so as to provide for requirements of physicians performing or inducing an abortion to have certain hospital admitting privileges; to require...
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
SB215IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 3 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to postsecondary education, so as to freeze tuition for particular students at the amount established for freshman year; to provide for re...
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
HB444IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for a homestead exemption from City of Hiram ad valorem taxes for municipal purposes in the amount of the full value of the assessed value of the homestead for residents of that city who are 70 years of age or ...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
HB441IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 12 of Title 53 of the O.C.G.A., relating to trusts, so as to establish qualified self-settled spendthrift trusts; to provide for definitions; to provide for exceptions for spendthrift provisions of trusts...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
SB229IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to provide that the tax commissioner of the Columbus Consolidated Government shall retain a specified percentage of school taxes collected by said commissioner and remit the same to the governing authority of Columbus Con...
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
SB227IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to local government, so as to provide for a process of establishing a compact with one or more other states and obtaining a Consent of Congress, which ...
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
HB455IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health, so as to provide for certain protections of a woman's right to choose a safe and legal abortion; to repeal Code Section 31-9A-3; to provide ...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
SR262IntroA RESOLUTION recognizing and congratulating Chief of Police Steven Land on the occasion of his retirement; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
SR267IntroA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Desmond Vaird; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
HB136IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 5 and Chapter 16 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to drivers' licenses and the Department of Driver Services, respectively, so as to provide for demarcation of a valid driver's license, permit, or id...
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2017-02-21
House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HR357PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending the Georgia Green Industry Association; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
House Read and Adopted
HB435IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to create the City of Dunwoody Public Facilities Authority; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
SR272IntroA RESOLUTION recognizing March 9, 2017, as Spelman College Day at the capitol; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
HR359PassA RESOLUTION honoring Kelsey Leighannah Hollis; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
House Read and Adopted
SB226IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 3 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to alcoholic beverages, so as to change certain provisions relating to the regulation of alcoholic beverages; to change provisions relating to certain a...
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
SB8IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to insurance, so as to provide for consumer protections regarding health insurance; to provide for definitions; to provide for disclosure requirements ...
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2017-02-21
Senate Read Second Time
SR254IntroA RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to provide for public initiative referendums; to provide for procedures, number of signatures required, verification methods, form of petition, form of ballot question, and other related m...
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2017-02-21
To Senate Rules Committee
SB221IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 43-30-1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to definitions relative to optometrists, so as to authorize doctors of optometry to administer pharmaceutical agents by injection; to provi...
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2017-02-21
Senate Hopper
HR355PassA RESOLUTION commending Georgia's Community Service Boards and recognizing February 23, 2017, as Community Service Boards Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
House Read and Adopted
HB446IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Titles 36, 45, and 46 of the O.C.G.A., relating to local government, public officers and employees, and public utilities and public transportation, respectively, so as to create the Local Government 9-1-1 Authori...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
HB453IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 15 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to county law library, so as to add the chief judge of the magistrate court to the board of trustees of the county law library in each co...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
SR252IntroA RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to provide for the election of members and reduction in the total membership of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia; to provide for related matters; to provide for the...
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2017-02-21
To Senate Higher Education Committee
HB407IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act changing the compensation of the clerk of the superior court, the sheriff, and the judge of the Probate Court of Cobb County from the fee system to the salary system, approved February 9, 1949 (Ga. L. 1949...
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2017-02-21
To House Intragovernmental Coordination Committee
HR353IntroA RESOLUTION creating the House Study Committee on Internet Filter Protection Technology; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
HB459IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 8 of Title 13 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to illegal and void contracts generally, so as to provide for clauses which are void and unenforceable in contracts for the sale of reside...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
HR360PassA RESOLUTION honoring the life and memory of Lyndon Anthony Wade; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-21
House Read and Adopted
HB360IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 26-4-80 and Chapter 17 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to prescription drug orders and control of venereal disease, respectively, so as to provide for expedited partne...
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2017-02-21
House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HB445IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for a homestead exemption from City of Hiram ad valorem taxes for municipal purposes in the amount of $55,000.00 of the assessed value of the homestead for residents of that city who are 65 years of age or olde...
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2017-02-21
House Hopper
SR253IntroA RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to add a student member to the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia; to provide for related matters; to provide for the submission of this amendment for ratification or rej...
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2017-02-21
To Senate Higher Education Committee
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