Georgia Senator Michael Rhett [D]

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GASB15EngrossA 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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2017-02-17
To House Judiciary - Non-Civil Committee
GASR243IntroA RESOLUTION honoring the life of Mr. Tyler Perry and dedicating a road in his honor; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-17
To Senate Transportation Committee
GASB202IntroA 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 an increase in the personal needs allowance to be deducted from a nursi...
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2017-02-17
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
GASR238IntroA RESOLUTION creating the Senate Electroshock Therapy Study Committee; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-16
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
GASB186IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to education, so as to clarify language relating to the effect of dual credit courses on HOPE scholarship and grant applicability; to provide that stud...
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2017-02-16
To Senate Education and Youth Committee
GASB188IntroA 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 each local board of education to adopt a policy prohibiting school personnel from taki...
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2017-02-16
To Senate Education and Youth Committee
GASR230IntroA RESOLUTION creating the Joint Study Committee on Minority Business Participation in State Contracts; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-16
To Senate Government Oversight Committee
GASB187IntroA 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
To Senate Judiciary Committee
GASB40EngrossA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 3 of Chapter 3 of Title 37 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to examination, hospitalization, and treatment of involuntary patients, so as to provide for authorization of emergency medic...
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2017-02-15
To House Health and Human Services Committee
GASR216PassA RESOLUTION commending Kennesaw State University and recognizing February 16, 2017, as Kennesaw State University Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-15
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB172IntroA 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 income taxes, so as to provide for a refundable earned income tax credi...
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2017-02-15
To Senate Finance Committee
GASR211PassA RESOLUTION honoring Senator Judson Hill for his outstanding service in the Georgia General Assembly; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-14
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB163IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 3 of Article 4 of Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the O.C.G.A., relating to carrying and possession of firearms, so as to require the reporting of weapons carry license and renewal license information to the Georg...
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2017-02-14
To Senate Public Safety Committee
GASB152IntroA 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 that it is the policy of the state that students who are subject to compulsory att...
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2017-02-10
To Senate Education and Youth Committee
GASB146IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health, so as to require that electroconvulsive therapy be performed only by physicians; to provide for definitions; to prohibit the use of electroc...
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2017-02-10
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
GASB145IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 6 of Title 16 of the O.C.G.A., relating to sexual offenses, so as to revise the offense of rape for applicability to victims across genders, gender identities, and sexual orientations;to amend Code Sectio...
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2017-02-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
GASR181PassA RESOLUTION recognizing Thursday, March 9, 2017, as Lupus Awareness Day at the state capitol; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-08
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB129IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 5 of Chapter 2 of Title 47 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to service creditable toward retirement benefits, so as to provide for creditable service for certain military service; to pr...
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2017-02-08
To Senate Retirement Committee
GASB135IntroA 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
To Senate Judiciary Committee
GASB136IntroA 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 provide for a training requirement for the issuance of a weapons ...
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2017-02-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
GASR182IntroA RESOLUTION encouraging law enforcement agencies to recognize a citizen's bill of rights for police accountability; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-08
To Senate Public Safety Committee
GASB119IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to prohibit discrimination under certain circumstances; to amend Article 4 of Chapter 3 of Title 8 of the O.C.G.A., relating to fair housing, so as to prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity...
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2017-02-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
GASR144PassA RESOLUTION honoring and commending the Perry Rotary Club on the occasion of its 50th anniversary; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-02
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB105IntroA 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 provide that possession of certain quantities of marijuana constitute a misdemeanor; to change provisi...
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2017-02-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
GASR134IntroA RESOLUTION honoring the life of Officer Kevin Jordan and dedicating a road in his memory; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-01
To Senate Transportation Committee
GASB100IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 50 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to state government, so as to provide that no person possessing a valid visa to enter the United States shall be detained or rejected from entry into t...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Government Oversight Committee
GASR129PassA RESOLUTION celebrating 100 years of Girl Scouts selling cookies; and for other purposes.
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2017-02-01
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB99IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 35-3-34 of the O.C.G.A., relating to disclosure and dissemination of criminal records to private persons and businesses, resulting responsibility and liability of the Georgia Crime Information Center...
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2017-02-01
To Senate Public Safety Committee
GASB104IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 3 of Chapter 5 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to kidnapping, false imprisonment, and related offenses, so as to require the posting of the human trafficking hotline model ...
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2017-02-01
To Senate State Institutions and Property Committee
GASR108PassA RESOLUTION commending Laurie Sossa and recognizing her organization, the Southern Barter Club; and for other purposes.
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2017-01-31
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB77IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 20-2-690.1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to mandatory education for children between ages six and 16, so as to raise the age of mandatory attendance; to provide for related matt...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Education and Youth Committee
GASB92IntroA 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 allow a person to be detained by law enforcement for the purpose ...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
GASB91IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 16-11-172 of the O.C.G.A., relating to transfers or purchases of firearms subject to the NICS, information concerning persons who have been involuntarily hospitalized to be forwarded to the FBI, pena...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Public Safety Committee
GASR100PassA RESOLUTION recognizing February 7, 2017, as Augusta's Interfaith Coalition Day at the capitol; and for other purposes.
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2017-01-30
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB94IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to searches with warrants, so as to provide for the use of no-knock search warrants; to provide for a definition; to change p...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
GASB90IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 35 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions relative to law enforcement officers and agencies, so as to provide for definitions; to require that certain peace officers be equipped with a...
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2017-01-30
To Senate Public Safety Committee
GASB51IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 50-7-115 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the placing of signage at film and television production sites along the Georgia Film and Television Trail, so as to revise provisions ...
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2017-01-26
To Senate Economic Development and Tourism Committee
GASB66IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 19 of Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to fair employment practices, so as to require that at least one minority person be interviewed during the process of fillin...
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2017-01-26
To Senate Government Oversight Committee
GASR65PassA RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Captain Gwendolyn Fulton on the occasion of her retirement and for her outstanding public service; and for other purposes.
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2017-01-25
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB59IntroA 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 provide for requirements for direct recording electronic voting systems used in this state;...
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2017-01-25
To Senate Ethics Committee
GASB62IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 21-2-4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to preparation, printing, publicizing, and distributing of summary of general amendments to Constitution of Georgia, so as to change the pro...
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2017-01-25
To Senate Ethics Committee
GASR7IntroA RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Georgia so as to provide procedures and standards for legislative and congressional reapportionment; to provide for related matters; to provide for submission of this amendment f...
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2017-01-25
To Senate Reapportionment and Redistricting Committee
GASR6IntroA RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to provide that legislative and congressional reapportionment be done by an independent bipartisan commission instead of the General Assembly; to provide for related matters; to provide fo...
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2017-01-25
To Senate Reapportionment and Redistricting Committee
GASR43PassA RESOLUTION honoring the life and memory of Bishop Eddie Lee Long; and for other purposes.
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2017-01-24
Senate Read and Adopted
GASB34IntroA 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 remove certain requirements regarding proof of voter identity at the polls; to provide for ...
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2017-01-23
To Senate Ethics Committee
GASB38IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 34-8-35 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the definition of employment applicable to the "Employment Security Law," so as to change certain provisions of such definition in order...
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2017-01-23
To Senate Insurance and Labor Committee
GASB35IntroA 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 provide for election day voter registration and voting; to provide for procedures and metho...
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2017-01-23
To Senate Ethics Committee
GASB33IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 10 of Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to absentee voting, so as to change the time periods for advance voting; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicti...
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2017-01-23
To Senate Ethics Committee
GASB36IntroA 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 provide for automatic voter registration in certain circumstances; to provide for related m...
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2017-01-23
To Senate Ethics Committee
GASB10IntroA BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 5 of Chapter 2 of Title 47 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to service creditable toward retirement benefits, so as to provide for creditable service for certain military service; to pr...
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2017-01-11
To Senate Retirement Committee
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