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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1SB226EngrossedA 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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2017-03-24
House Passed/Adopted
#2SR545IntroducedA RESOLUTION commending Craig Sapp, Savannah Arts Academy's 2017 Teacher of the Year; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-28
Senate Hopper
#3HR758IntroducedA RESOLUTION creating the House Study Committee on Local Building Permits; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-28
House Hopper
#4HB626IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to incorporate the City of Sharon Springs; to provide a charter; to provide for a referendum; to provide for prior ordinances and rules, pending matters, and existing personnel; to provide for penalties; to provide for de...
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2017-03-28
House Withdrawn, Recommitted
#5SR546IntroducedA RESOLUTION commending Arlethia Brown-Hall, Johnson High School's 2017 Teacher of the Year; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-28
Senate Hopper
#6SR565IntroducedA RESOLUTION recognizing March 30, 2017, as the eighth annual Moving From Green to Zero Waste Under the Golden Dome and commending the Moving from Green to Zero Campaign for its efforts to create clean land, clean air, and clean water for a sustainab...
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2017-03-28
Senate Hopper
#7SB137EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 11 of Title 19 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Child Support Recovery Act, so as to require the obligor to pay the full fee required by the federal Deficit Reductio...
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2017-03-28
House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
#8HB631IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 1 of Chapter 18 of Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the state employees' health insurance plan, so as to prohibit a corporation licensed to transact accident and h...
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2017-03-28
#9HB253EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 40-2-86 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to special license plates promoting certain beneficial projects and supporting certain worthy agencies, funds, or nonprofit corporations, s...
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2017-03-28
Senate Tabled
#10HR672PassedA RESOLUTION declaring May 17, 2017, as Hewitt W. "Ted" Matthews Day; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-22
House Read and Adopted
#11HB328EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 32 and Chapter 6 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to highways and uniform rules of the road, respectively, so as to provide for the maximum length and load of vehicles; to pro...
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2017-03-20
Senate Passed/Adopted
#12SR383IntroducedA RESOLUTION recognizing John Andrew Smoltz and dedicating a road in his honor; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-09
#13SR557IntroducedA RESOLUTION commending Taiwan for its relations with the United States; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-28
Senate Hopper
#14SB15EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 16-11-129 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to weapons carry license, temporary renewal permit, mandamus, and verification of license, so as to add to the category of former law enf...
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2017-03-24
House Passed/Adopted
#15HB633IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 7 of Chapter 3 of Title 47 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to retirement allowances, disability benefits, and spouses' benefits, so as to repeal existing provisions related to the empl...
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2017-03-28
House Hopper
#16HB384EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act consolidating the offices of tax collector and tax receiver into the office of tax commissioner of Cobb County, approved February 17, 1949 (Ga. L. 1949, p. 790), as amended, particularly by an Act approved...
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2017-03-20
Senate Passed/Adopted
#17HR638PassedA RESOLUTION commending the benefits and contributions of purebred dogs to the State of Georgia and recognizing May, 1, 2017, as Georgia Purebred Dog Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-16
House Read and Adopted
#18HR795PassedA RESOLUTION honoring the life and memory of Jonathan Blair Richards; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-28
House Read and Adopted
#19HB38EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to motor vehicles, so as to provide for the issuance of a noncommercial Class C driver's license for the operation of three-wheeled motor vehicles equi...
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2017-03-10
Senate Read Second Time
#20HB506EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act known as the "Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority Act of 1965," approved March 10, 1965 (Ga. L. 1965, p. 2243), as amended, so as to provide for a vote by the Board for an award of certain contrac...
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2017-03-28
House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
#21HR686IntroducedA RESOLUTION creating the House Study Committee on Equitable Local Education Funding; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-28
#22SB201EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 34 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to labor and industrial relations, so as to allow employees to use sick leave for the care of immediate fam...
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2017-03-22
House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
#23HB243EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 4 of Title 34 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to minimum wage law, so as to preempt local government mandates requiring additional pay to employees based on schedule changes; to provid...
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2017-03-28
Senate Tabled
#24SB229EngrossedA 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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2017-03-28
#25SB273EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act revising, superseding, and consolidating the laws relating to the governing authority of DeKalb County and creating a chairman and board of commissioners of said county, approved March 8, 1956 (Ga. L. 1956...
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2017-03-28
House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
#26HB605IntroducedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 3 of Title 9 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to specific periods of limitation, so as to change provisions relating to the revival of certain claims involving childhood se...
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2017-03-24
#27SB190EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to transfer intake services of the Juvenile Court of Newton County to the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice pursuant to Code Section 15-11-69 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated; to provide an effective date; t...
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2017-03-28
House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
#28HB5EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 11 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to juvenile court administration, so as to change provisions relating to compensation of juvenile court judges; to correct a...
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2017-03-28
Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
#29HB41EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 43-4-11 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to qualifications of applicants for examination or certificate of registration as an architect, so as to change the qualifications so as to...
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2017-03-13
Senate Passed/Adopted
#30HB86EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 19-7-5 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to reporting of child abuse, so as to expand the definition of sexual abuse to include acts involving trafficking a person for sexual servit...
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2017-03-14
Senate Passed/Adopted
#31HB124EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 4 of Chapter 9 of Title 16 and Article 1 of Chapter 4 of Title 49 of the O.C.G.A., relating to fraud and related offenses and general provisions relative to public assistance, respectively, so as to redes...
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2017-03-01
#32HB234EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to motor vehicles and traffic, so as to require drivers of motor vehicles to stop at crosswalks with user activated rectangular rapid-flash beacons; to...
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2017-03-28
Senate Tabled
#33HB412EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to motor vehicles and traffic, so as to provide for the electronic submission of certain documents relating to registration and certificate of title of...
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2017-03-28
Senate Passed/Adopted
#34HB551EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to repeal an Act to create a board of elections and registration for Candler County, approved April 19, 2006 (Ga. L. 2006, p. 3707); to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to provide a specific repe...
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2017-03-16
Senate Passed/Adopted
#35HR612PassedA RESOLUTION recognizing the international representatives of the Georgia Department of Economic Development; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-14
House Read and Adopted
#36HR645IntroducedA RESOLUTION commending the many contributions Caribbean Americans have made to the State of Georgia and the United States and recognizing March 22, 2017, as Caribbean American Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2017-03-24
#37SB211EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 20-2-281 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to student assessments, so as to provide for consideration of local reading programs when establishing a research based formative assessme...
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2017-03-28
House Passed/Adopted As Amended
#38SB1EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 16 of the O.C.G.A., relating to crimes and offenses, so as to revise the definition of domestic terrorism to more inclusively capture situational violations commonly used by persons who desire to commit act...
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2017-03-28
House Lost Reconsidered Bill/Res
#39SB193EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 2A of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Positive Alternatives for Pregnancy and Parenting Grant Program, so as to revise the program mission and practice; to...
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2017-03-28
House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
#40HB198EngrossedA 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 student health in elementary and secondary education, so as to require local school systems to provide certain ...
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2017-03-28
Senate Tabled
#41HB322EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 2 of Article 2 of Chapter 4 of Title 38 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to war veterans home, so as to change the definition of the term "war veterans"; to repeal conflicting laws; and fo...
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2017-03-28
Senate Passed/Adopted
#42SB284EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act reincorporating and providing a new charter for the City of Trenton in Dade County, approved March 26, 1987 (Ga. L. 1987, p. 4725), so as to change the position of city clerk from an elective to an appoint...
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2017-03-28
#43SB221EngrossedA 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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2017-03-09
#44HB273EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 15 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to miscellaneous provisions under the "Quality Basic Education Act," so as to provide for a daily recess for stude...
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2017-03-28
Senate Tabled
#45SB81EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 6 of Chapter 4 of Title 26 of the O.C.G.A., relating to pharmacies, so as to provide that the state health officer may issue a standing order permitting certain persons and entities to obtain opioid antag...
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2017-03-06
#46HB39EngrossedA 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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2017-03-15
Senate Passed/Adopted
#47HB564EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to authorize the governing authority of the City of Dunwoody to levy an excise tax pursuant to subsection (b) of Code Section 48-13-51 of the O.C.G.A.; to provide procedures, conditions, and limitations; to provide for re...
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2017-03-22
Senate Passed/Adopted
#48HB250EngrossedA 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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2017-03-28
Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
#49HB238EngrossedA 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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2017-03-24
House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
#50SB219EngrossedA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to motor vehicles, so as to provide for definitions; to provide for the operation of motor vehicles with automated driving systems on certain public roads; to provide for submis...
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2017-03-24
House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
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