Georgia Representative Karen Bennett [D]

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GAHB158PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 6 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding superior courts, so as to change the name of the Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit to the DeKal...
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2024-05-06
Effective Date 2025-01-01
GAHB874PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 3 of Article 16 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health, so as to require automated external defibrillators in all schools; to provide for definitions; to provi...
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2024-04-23
Effective Date 2024-07-01
GAHB872PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 34 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to medical professionals for rural assistance, so as to expand the service cancelable loan program for physicians and other health care p...
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2024-04-19
Effective Date 2024-07-01
GAHB434Engross
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 34 of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Georgia Composite Medical Board, so as to provide for the licensing of radiologist assistants; to provide for definit...
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2024-03-26
Senate Tabled
GAHR1564Intro
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A RESOLUTION creating the House Summit on Hunger and Food Insecurity; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-26
House Committee Favorably Reported
GAHR1593PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Karen Rene' on her outstanding public service; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-26
House Read and Adopted
GAHB1485Engross
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act to create and establish in DeKalb County, Georgia, districts from which the members of the County Board of Education of DeKalb County shall be elected, approved April 12, 1963 (Ga. L. 1963, p. 3424), as am...
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2024-03-21
To Senate State and Local Governmental Operations Committee
GAHR1503Intro
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A RESOLUTION designating February of each year as Cholesterol Screening Awareness Month in the State of Georgia in order to raise awareness about the need for cholesterol screening; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-21
To House Special Rules Committee
GAHB1499Intro
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2A of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Department of Public Health, so as to provide for a grant program to prevent maternal mortality by managing risk factors, conditio...
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2024-03-21
To House Public Health Committee
GAHR1478Intro
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A RESOLUTION recognizing every third Thursday in April as Biomedical Research Day; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-20
To House Health Committee
GAHR1509PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Ray Carter; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-18
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1495PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Tiffany Bryant; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-14
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1497PassA RESOLUTION congratulating and commending Chandra Wright for receiving the 2024 Yellow Rose Nikki T. Randall Servant Leader Award; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-14
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1461PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Dr. Dianna M. Williams; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-13
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1476PassA RESOLUTION recognizing April 2024 as Minority Health Month to encourage cholesterol screening; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-13
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1351Intro
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A RESOLUTION recognizing United States military veterans and dedicating a highway in their honor; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-11
To House Transportation Committee
GAHR1406PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Amaryllis Alexander; and for other purposes.
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2024-03-08
House Read and Adopted
GAHB1417Intro
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 4 of Chapter 12 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions of grand juries, so as to provide that in any indictment proceeding before a grand jury, the...
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2024-02-29
To House Judiciary - Non-Civil Committee
GAHB1302Intro
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 7 of Chapter 4 of Title 49 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to medical assistance generally, so as to provide for mandatory maternal mental health screening for perinatal mood and anxie...
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2024-02-27
House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
GAHB1352Intro
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 5 of Chapter 4 of Title 26 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to prescription drugs, so as to provide that prescribers provide certain information to patients or their representatives pri...
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2024-02-26
To House Health Committee
GAHR1258PassA RESOLUTION honoring the life and memory of Horace King; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-26
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1238PassA RESOLUTION recognizing February 26. 2024, as Jack and Jill Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-22
House Read and Adopted
GAHB1301Intro
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 12 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to control of hazardous conditions, preventable diseases, and metabolic disorders, so as to require the newborn screening system to inclu...
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2024-02-21
To House Health Committee
GAHB1175Intro
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 33 of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to physical therapists, so as to revise provisions regarding granting licenses and disciplining licensees; to provide for related matters...
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2024-02-20
House Committee Favorably Reported
GAHR1184PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending the authors of Beyond Boundaries: Inspiring Leaders in Business and Community; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-20
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1182PassA RESOLUTION congratulating Dr. Pat Houston; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-20
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1185PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Dr. Jacqueline Mohair; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-20
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1186PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending the graduates of the TIUA School of Business; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-20
House Read and Adopted
GAHR1176PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Bishop Reginald Thomas Jackson; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-20
House Read and Adopted
GAHB1198Intro
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elementary and secondary education, so as to provide for the State Board of Education to establish a three-year pilot immersive writing...
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2024-02-12
To House Education Committee
GAHR1062PassA RESOLUTION recognizing February 12, 2024, as Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-08
House Read and Adopted
GAHR979Intro
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A RESOLUTION recognizing Reverend Dr. William E. Flippin, Sr., and dedicating a bridge in his honor; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-07
To House Transportation Committee
GAHR1004PassA RESOLUTION recognizing February 6, 2024, as Physical Therapy Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-06
House Read and Adopted
GAHR991PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending the Morehouse School of Medicine for providing opportunities through its Physician Assistant program; and for other purposes.
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2024-02-01
House Read and Adopted
GAHR967PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Stan Tucker; and for other purposes.
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2024-01-31
House Read and Adopted
GAHR893PassA RESOLUTION congratulating and commending Senior Pastor Dr. Darrell E. Hall; and for other purposes.
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2024-01-25
House Read and Adopted
GAHR894PassA RESOLUTION recognizing February 1, 2024, as Wear Red Day; and for other purposes.
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2024-01-25
House Read and Adopted
GAHR777PassA RESOLUTION recognizing January 15, 2024, as the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.'s 116th International Founders' Day; and for other purposes.
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2024-01-10
House Read and Adopted
GAHB847Intro
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 33 of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to physical therapists, so as to revise provisions regarding granting licenses and disciplining licensees; to provide for related matters...
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2024-01-09
To House Public Health Committee
GAHB122Engross
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 11 of Chapter 3 of Title 20 and Chapter 9 of Title 30 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the higher education savings plan and Georgia Achieving A Better Life Experience (ABLE), respectively, so as to provide f...
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2024-01-08
Senate Recommitted
GAHB144Engross
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A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 29-4-22 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to decisions on ward's well-being, obligations of guardian, and liability of guardian, so as to enact the "George L. Burgess Act"; to provi...
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2024-01-08
Senate Recommitted
GAHR764PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Yunice J. Emir and congratulating her on her inclusion in the inaugural Essence Power 40 List; and for other purposes.
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2024-01-08
House Read and Adopted
GAHB694PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act providing for the compensation of certain county officers and officials of DeKalb County, approved March 31, 1976 (Ga. L. 1976, p. 3986), as amended, so as to revise the compensation of certain judges, jud...
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2023-05-03
Effective Date 2023-07-01
GAHB711PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act to provide a homestead exemption of $4,000.00 from all county school district ad valorem taxation, except taxes levied to retire bonded indebtedness, which applies to the homestead of each resident of the ...
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2023-05-03
Effective Date 2023-05-03
GAHB315PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 24 of Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to insurance generally, so as to provide for the Commissioner of Insurance to promulgate rules and regulations regarding cost-sharing req...
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2023-05-02
Effective Date 2023-05-02
GAHB295PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to insurance, so as to revise certain procedures, timelines, and other matters concerning consumer protections against surprise billing; to provide gro...
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2023-05-02
Effective Date 2023-07-01
GAHB76PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 10A of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to licensing provisions regarding professional counselors, social workers, and marriage and family therapists, so as to rev...
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2023-05-01
Effective Date 2023-05-01
GAHB591PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act to provide that each resident of DeKalb County who is 65 years of age or over or disabled and whose net income together with the net income of the spouse and all members of the family who reside at the hom...
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2023-05-01
Effective Date 2023-05-01
GAHB594PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act to provide that each resident of the DeKalb County School District who is 65 years of age or over or disabled and whose net income together with the net income of the spouse and all members of the family w...
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2023-05-01
Effective Date 2023-05-01
GAHB593PassA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend a former local constitutional amendment (Ga. L. 1982, p. 2659), which former local constitutional amendment was continued in effect as statutory law pursuant to Article VII, Section II, Paragraph IV of the Consti...
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2023-05-01
Effective Date 2023-05-01
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