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#1SB177IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 3 of Title 12 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions regarding parks, historic areas, memorials, and recreation, so as to revise provisions of law regarding the use or possession of ...
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2017-02-15
#2SB185IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 17-7-131 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to proceedings upon a plea of insanity or mental incompetency at the time of a crime, so as to change the standard of proof when a defenda...
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2017-02-16
#3SB162IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 22 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to eminent domain, so as to require the payment of certain fees by the condemnor if the award in a condemnation proceeding exceeds by 10 percent or mor...
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2017-02-14
#4SB175IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 11 of Title 15 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the Juvenile Code, so as to enact reforms relating to juvenile court proceedings recommended by the Georgia Council on Criminal Justice Reform; to allow juvenil...
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2017-02-15
#5HB133IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to primaries and elections generally, so as to change the provisions relating to nomination of candidates by petition; to provide a short ...
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2017-01-30
#6SB187IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 44-3-232 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to assessments against lot owners as constituting lien in favor of association, additional charges against lot owners, procedure for forec...
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2017-02-16
#7HR289IntroducedA RESOLUTION recommending that Congress remove the power of eminent domain from the Federal Natural Gas Act; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-17
#8HB382IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 5 of Chapter 12 of Title 50 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Georgia Commission on Women, so as to place said commission under the administration of the Department of Public Heal...
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2017-02-17
#9SB176IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 17 and Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to criminal procedure and drivers' licenses, respectively, so as to enact reforms relating to driving privileges recommended by the Georgia Council on ...
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2017-02-15
#10SB184IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 4 of Chapter 12 of Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Office of Planning and Budget, so as to establish the Integrated Population Health Data Project; to create a governin...
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2017-02-16
#11HB363IntroducedA BILL To be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 33-20C-5 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to printed provider directories and accuracy, so as to exempt standalone dental plans from the requirement of printed directories for cert...
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2017-02-16
#12HB381IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 7 of Title 44 of the O.C.G.A., relating to landlord and tenant, so as to enact a new article to provide for the classification of abandoned mobile homes as derelict or intact for purposes of disposal or c...
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2017-02-17
#13HB357IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 7 of Title 52 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to registration, operation, and sale of watercraft, so as to provide for the titling of certain vessels; to provide for procedures with re...
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2017-02-16
#14HB388IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 8 of Title 12 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to solid waste management, so as to regulate the disposal of coal combustion residua...
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2017-02-17
#15HB352IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 40-2-151 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the annual license fees for operation of vehicles, so as to exclude certain vehicles from payment of the fee charged to alternative fue...
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2017-02-16
#16SB167IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to exemptions from ad valorem taxation of property, so as to revise the amount of the homestead exemption allowable...
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2017-02-15
#17HB377IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act creating the Board of Commissioners of Fulton County, approved December 3, 1880 (Ga. L. 1880-81, p. 508), as amended, particularly by an Act approved May 6, 2013 (Ga. L. 2013, p. 4374), so as to provide fo...
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2017-02-17
#18HR288IntroducedA RESOLUTION creating the House Study Committee on Minority Business Participation in State Contracts; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-17
#19SB174IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for reform for individuals supervised under accountability courts, the Department of Community Supervision, and the State Board of Pardons and Paroles and enact reforms recommended by the Georgia Council on Cri...
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2017-02-15
#20HR265PassedA RESOLUTION honoring Antonio Brown for his efforts to raise awareness and help fight the ongoing battle against child and sexual abuse; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-14
House Read and Adopted
#21HB348IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act providing a new charter for the City of Waycross, approved August 17, 1909 (Ga. L. 1909, p. 1456), as amended, particularly by an Act approved March 23, 2015 (Ga. L. 2015, p. 3513), so as to change the cor...
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2017-02-16
#22HR283IntroducedA RESOLUTION creating the House Study Committee on Title Ad Valorem Taxes; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-17
#23HB4IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 48-5-7.4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to bona fide conservation use property, so as to require owners of conservation property to be current on payment of ad valorem taxes; to ...
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2017-01-25
#24SB69EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 2-21-4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to packaging and labeling and registration of organic products and certifying entities, so as to eliminate a registration requirement; to pr...
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2017-02-15
House Committee Favorably Reported
#25HB267IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 34 of the O.C.G.A., relating to labor and industrial relations, so as to require all employers to implement paid sick leave for employees; to provide for exceptions; to specify purposes for which paid sick ...
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2017-02-09
#26HR188PassedA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Dana Chastain, the 2016 ECLAT Award recipient; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-07
House Read and Adopted
#27HB350IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 42 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to penal institutions, so as to add tobacco to the list of items and substances that a person is prohibited from bringing within the guard lines establ...
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2017-02-16
#28HB238IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 5 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding ad valorem taxation of property, so as to provide an exception to a breach of the covenants f...
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2017-02-16
House Committee Favorably Reported
#29HR186PassedA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Peace Baptist Church on the occasion of its 24th anniversary; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-07
House Read and Adopted
#30SB194IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 4 of Title 18 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to garnishment proceedings, so as to change the maximum part of disposable earnings subject to garnishment and conform the form used there...
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2017-02-17
#31HB39EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapters 39A and 40 of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to real estate appraisers and real estate brokers and salespersons, respectively, so as to change certain provisions relating to...
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2017-02-09
#32SR222IntroducedA RESOLUTION creating the Senate Special Tax Exemption Study Committee; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-15
#33SB126IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 21 of Title 50 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the state tort claims, so as to change provisions relating to the venue of actions; to provide for related matters; to re...
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2017-02-08
#34SR227IntroducedA RESOLUTION recommending the Georgia congressional delegation to intercede with the United States Department of Transportation, and to initiate or support whatever federal legislative action may be necessary, to prevent loss of aviation fuel tax rev...
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2017-02-15
#35HB378IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act creating a new charter for the City of Kennesaw, approved May 6, 2013 (Ga. L. 2013, p. 4234), as amended, particularly by an Act approved April 10, 2014 (Ga. L. 2014, p. 4106), by an Act approved May 6, 20...
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2017-02-17
#36HB115IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Titles 40 and 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to motor vehicles and revenue and taxation, respectively, so as to provide for tax decals in lieu of sales and use taxes for taxi services and ...
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2017-01-26
#37SB135IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 3 of Article 4 of Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to carrying and possession of firearms, so as to prohibit all carrying of weapons in government buildings; to prov...
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2017-02-08
#38HB310IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 14 of Chapter 1 of Title 10 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to secondary metals recyclers, so as to exclude from the applicability of said article certain used lead acid vehicle batter...
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2017-02-14
#39HB231EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 13 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to controlled substances, so as to change certain provisions relating to Schedules I, II, IV, and V controlled substances; to change cert...
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2017-02-17
#40SB189IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 17 of the O.C.G.A., relating to criminal procedure, so as to change provisions relating to the legal defense of indigents; to change and clarify provisions relating to the authority and responsibilities of ...
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2017-02-17
#41SB23IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 28 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding the General Assembly, so as to provide that no member of the General Assembly who serves on a conference c...
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2017-01-23
#42HR50PassedA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Pam Willis-Hovey and Move of God Ministries; and for other purposes
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2017-01-23
House Read and Adopted
#43HB22IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 11 of Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding preparation for and conduct of primaries and elections, so as to provide that the ...
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2017-01-25
#44HR169IntroducedA RESOLUTION urging the Composite State Board of Medical Examiners, the Georgia Board of Dentistry, and the various professional licensing boards under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of State's office to adopt existing interstate licensing compact...
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2017-02-08
#45HR168PassedA RESOLUTION recognizing and honoring Officer Joel Coward for his outstanding courage throughout his career in law enforcement and his battle with cancer; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-01
House Read and Adopted
#46HB42EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elections and primaries generally, so as to authorize election superintendents to correct mistakes and omissions on ballots for a prima...
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2017-02-17
Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
#47HB88EngrossedA 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 court judges, so as to revise the qualifications for superior court judges; to provi...
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2017-02-08
#48HR51IntroducedA RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to remove the prescribed methodology for establishing forest land fair market value; to permit the withholding of a portion of assistance grants to provide for the costs of establishing fo...
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2017-01-25
#49SB44IntroducedA Bill to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 50-18-72 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to when public disclosure not required, so that the identities of individual and corporate donors to rural hospital organizations are exem...
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2017-02-08
Senate Read Second Time
#50HR79PassedA RESOLUTION commending the volunteers of the Civil Air Patrol for their service to the citizens of Georgia and recognizing February 1, 2017, as Civil Air Patrol Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2017-01-24
House Read and Adopted
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