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Title 40 - Motor Vehicles & Traffic

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HB 10EX DUI; chemical tests; applica- bility of certain provisions
Baker, Thurbert E HC: Judy SC: Judy 08/18/95 Signed by Governor
HB 48 Motor vehicle insurance; cancellation; notice
Williams, Robin L HC: Ins SC: 01/10/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 70 Uniform rules of the road; pedestrian right-of-way
Hegstrom, June HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/07/95 Signed by Governor
HB 74 Fleeing or attempting to elude police officer; penalty
Simpson, John T HC: SJudy SC: 01/10/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 105 Motor vehicles; registration; change location
Ladd, Bart HC: MotV SC: 01/10/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 135 DUI; second offense; marked driver's license
Grindley, Jr., George H HC: SJudy SC: 01/12/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 146 Driver's license; replacement; provisions
Wiles, John J HC: MotV SC: PubS 04/25/96 Vetoed by Governor
HB 150 Driver's license; Classes C and M; lower fees
Smith, Jr., Vance C HC: MotV SC: 01/12/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 160 Fleeing or attempting to elude police; felony
Westmoreland, Lynn A HC: SJudy SC: 01/13/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 184 Motor veh; cert of title; dealer application
Powell, Alan T HC: MotV SC: 03/17/95 H - Recommitted (H-Am )

HB 185 Abandoned motor vehicles; procedures for reporting
Powell, Alan T HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/18/95 Signed by Governor
HB 186 Derelict motor vehicle; determination of value
Powell, Alan T HC: MotV SC: 01/13/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 188 Driver's license; test requirement; cert exemption
Powell, Alan T HC: MotV SC: 01/13/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 189 Special license plates; commemorate Georgia wildflowers
Pinholster, Garland HC: MotV SC: 01/13/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 196 Local Govt Responsibility in Operation of Veh Act; enact
Barnes, Roy E HC: Judy SC: 02/26/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
HB 203 Distinctive driver's license; "DUI offender"
Trense, Sharon HC: SJudy SC: 01/23/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 227 Motorcycles; headgear requirement; exemption
Joyce, Brian D HC: MotV SC: 03/17/95 H - Recommitted
HB 254 Driver's license; personal identification card; cancellation
Parham, Bobby E HC: MotV SC: PubS 04/19/95 Signed by Governor
HB 255 Driver's license reinstatement; fee
Parham, Bobby E HC: MotV SC: PubS 04/19/95 Signed by Governor
HB 256 Driver's license; false information; sanctions
Parham, Bobby E HC: MotV SC: PubS 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
HB 289 Driver's license; conviction records; assessment of points
Murphy, Thomas B HC: MotV SC: 01/24/95 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 379 Motor vehicles; staggered registration
Powell, Alan T HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/19/95 Signed by Governor
HB 409 Law enforce veh; pursuing suspect; death or injury to third party
Twiggs, Ralph HC: PubS SC: Judy 04/19/95 Signed by Governor
HB 457 Veh pursuit of person fleeing from police; liability
Johnson, Dorothy Gail HC: SJudy SC: 02/10/95 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
HB 466 Motor vehicles; security interest; rental price adjustment
Williams, Betty Jo HC: B&B SC: B&FI 04/18/95 Signed by Governor
HB 496 DUI; endangering a child conviction; notify DFACS
Buckner, Gail M HC: SJudy SC: 02/01/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 519 Drivers' licenses; redefine resident
Jenkins, Curtis S HC: MotV SC: 02/01/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 522 Special license plates; Pearl Harbor vets; repeal additional fee
Birdsong, Kenneth W HC: MotV SC: D&VA 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
HB 532 Speeding on interstate system; state offense
Perry, Tim HC: Judy SC: 02/02/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 538 Motor vehicle registration; staggered over 12 months
Stancil, Steve HC: MotV SC: 02/03/95 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 552 Riding bicycles on right side of roadway; exceptions
Teague, Sharon Beasley HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/07/95 Signed by Governor
HB 571 Motor vehicle registration and licensing; certain trailers
Greene, Gerald E HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/18/95 Signed by Governor

HB 582 Satellite DUI alcohol or drug use risk reduction programs
Dixon, Harry D HC: MotV SC: 03/17/95 H - Recommitted
HB 601 State and certain other vehicles; permanent license plates
Snow, Mike HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/21/95 Signed by Governor
HB 610 DUI breath test; two sequential breath samples required
Baker, Thurbert E HC: Judy SC: SJudy 04/21/95 Signed by Governor
HB 631 Rules of the road; headset prohibition; exempt firefighters
Bailey, Jr., Frank I HC: MotV SC: 03/17/95 H - Recommitted
HB 653 Handicapped accessible pub facil- ities; compliance/ADAAG standards
Watson, Jr., Roy H HC: Ind SC: H&HS 01/08/96 S - Read 3rd Time (S-Am )
HB 677 Motor vehicles; self-insurance; cash deposits
Barnes, Roy E HC: Ins SC: I&L 04/20/95 Signed by Governor
HB 797 Motor vehicle rentals; fixed rental fee
Culbreth, Ronnie HC: W&M SC: 02/28/95 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
HB1067 Motor vehicles; headlights; requirement
Stallings, Tracy HC: MotV SC: 01/08/96 H - Read 2nd Time
HB1080 Special license plates; Prince Hall Masons
Heard, Keith G HC: MotV SC: 01/08/96 H - Read 2nd Time
HB1090 Motor vehicles; licensing of certain trucks
Powell, Alan T HC: MotV SC: 01/08/96 H - Read 2nd Time
HB1096 DUI; alcohol concentration; amend provisions
Byrd, Roger C HC: SJudy SC: 01/08/96 H - Read 2nd Time

HB1119 Speed limits for certain highways; change maximum
Ladd, Bart HC: Trans SC: 01/09/96 H - Read 2nd Time
HB1188 Traffic offenses; posting of bonds; amend provisions
Smith, Larry HC: Judy SC: SJudy 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
HB1198 Charitable contributions; solicitation on highways
Barnard, Terry HC: MotV SC: CAff 04/09/96 Signed by Governor
HB1230 Motorcycles; operator safety program; headgear requirement
Powell, Alan T HC: MotV SC: Judy 02/14/96 S - Read 1st Time (H-CSFA )
HB1245 DUI; breath-testing instruments; inspection certificate
Simpson, John T HC: Judy SC: 01/25/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
HB1253 Motor vehicles; certificate of title; repeal certain fee
Powell, Alan T HC: MotV SC: F&PU 02/09/96 Signed by Governor
HB1256 Radar; right to view and inspect reading
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette HC: MotV SC: Judy 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
HB1290 Motor vehicle emission inspections; amend provisions
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette HC: NatR SC: NatR 04/01/96 Signed by Governor
HB1331 Driver's license; organ donor information; disclosure
Childers, E. (Buddy) M HC: MotV SC: PubS 04/01/96 Signed by Governor
HB1369 Motor vehicles; left-hand lanes; restrict usage; penalties
Grindley, Jr., George H HC: Trans SC: 02/15/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
HB1430 St courts of counties; revise provisions relating to solicitors
Barnes, Roy E HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/09/96 Signed by Governor

HB1438 Speed limits on cert interstate highways; increase maximum
Hembree, William A HC: Trans SC: 01/26/96 H - Read 2nd Time
HB1459 Driver's license; restricted inst permits; cert minors
Rogers, Carl HC: MotV SC: 02/08/96 H - Reconsidered (H-Sub )
HB1482 Motor vehicles; impoundment lot; liability insurance
James, Lynmore HC: MotV SC: 02/21/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
HB1506 Electric assisted bicycles on bicycle paths; provisions
Lee, William J HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/01/96 Signed by Governor
HB1510 Speed limits on certain highways; increase maximum
Benefield, Jimmy W HC: Trans SC: Trans 02/08/96 S - Read 1st Time (H-CSFA )
HB1546 School speed zones; establish; penalties for exceeding limits
Polak, Michael C HC: Trans SC: 02/15/96 H - Favorably Reported
HB1547 Special license plates; Humane Society of Georgia
Polak, Michael C HC: MotV SC: 02/02/96 H - Read 2nd Time
HB1604 Motor vehicles; driver's license required if resident 120 days
Smith, Willou HC: MotV SC: 02/07/96 H - Read 2nd Time
HB1643 Traffic offenses; homicide by interference w/device, sign, signal
Chambless, Tommy HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/12/96 S - Read 2nd Time
HB1666 Driver's license suspension; DUI; distinctive license
Williams, Jeffrey L HC: SJudy SC: 02/12/96 H - Read 2nd Time
HB1736 Driver's license information; provide to U.S. military
Birdsong, Kenneth W HC: D&VA SC: PubS 04/15/96 Signed by Governor

HB1794 Self-insurance for taxicab operators; amend provisions
Williams, Robin L HC: Ins SC: 02/28/96 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 34 Drivers' Lic.,Those under 21 - valid until 21
Marable, Richard O SC: PubS HC: MotV 04/18/95 Signed by Governor
SB 37 Drivers' Lic. - free replacement when stolen
Cheeks, Donald E SC: PubS HC: MotV 02/02/95 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 48 Speed Limit - determination in cert. construction sites
Crotts, Mike D SC: Trans HC: Trans 04/18/95 Signed by Governor
SB 60 Open Alcoh. Bev. in Auto - unlawful
Clay, Charles C SC: SJudy HC: SJudy 01/31/95 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 66 DUI - provisions on offense, im- plied consent to chemical tests
Clay, Charles C SC: Judy HC: SJudy 02/02/95 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 79 Auto Lic. Plate Impound- ment - habitual violators
Taylor, Mark SC: Judy HC: SJudy 03/17/95 H - Committed (H-Sub )
SB 87 Abandoned Mot. Veh. Liens - atty's. fees for those foreclosing
Farrow, Stephen B SC: Judy HC: MotV 01/31/95 H - Read 2nd Time (S-FA )
SB 98 Driv. Lic. - minors must be enrolled in school
Boshears, Edward E SC: PubS HC: MotV 02/22/95 H - Read 2nd Time (S-CS )
SB 118 DUI - provide zero tolerance for those under 21
Perdue, Sonny SC: SJudy HC: SJudy 02/06/96 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 129 Auto Insurance Premium Reduction, Drivers Under 25 - requirements
Thompson, Steve SC: I&L HC: Ins 04/21/95 Signed by Governor

SB 203 Special Lic. Plates - WWII 8th Air Force veterans
Johnson, Eric B SC: D&VA HC: MotV 02/09/95 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 205 Special Lic. Plates - promoting Nongame Wildlife Conserv. Fund
Bowen, Rooney L SC: PubS HC: MotV 04/20/95 Signed by Governor
SB 211 DUI Conviction - distin- guishable driver's lic.
James, Donzella SC: Judy HC: MotV 02/27/95 H - Read 2nd Time (S-FS )
SB 217 Mot. Veh. Lights - white flashing strobes, cert. ones
James, Donzella SC: Trans HC: MotV 03/05/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
SB 227 Child Support - no business license when not in compliance
Oliver, Mary M SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/02/96 Signed by Governor
SB 245 Motor Veh. Registration - staggered over 12 month period
Cagle, Casey SC: PubS HC: 01/31/95 S - Read 1st time
SB 250 Driver's Lic. - exempt cert. per- sons taking driving lessons
Henson, Steve SC: PubS HC: MotV 04/18/95 Signed by Governor
SB 253 I.D. Cards - unlawful use of words "State of Georgia"
Brown, Robert SC: SLGO HC: SPCA 02/13/95 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 263 Special Lic. Plates - commemo- rating 1996 Paralympic Games
Broun, Paul C SC: EDT&C HC: App 04/07/95 Signed by Governor
SB 265 Driv. Lic. - exams, lic., etc. written in English
Guhl, Bob SC: PubS HC: 01/08/96 S - Read 3rd Time
SB 280 Mot. Veh. Registration - staggered over 12 month period
Thompson, Steve SC: Trans HC: MotV 04/15/96 Signed by Governor

SB 288 Commercial Mot. Vehicle - dis- qualification from driving
Pollard, Jr., G.B. (Jake) SC: PubS HC: MotV 03/17/95 H - Committed (S-FA )
SB 320 Speed Limits - approval of Office of Traffic Operations
Thompson, Steve SC: Trans HC: Trans 04/18/95 Signed by Governor
SB 334 Mot. Veh. Ins. - bodily inj., prop- erty damage liability required
James, Donzella SC: I&L HC: 02/13/95 S - Read 1st time
SB 346 U.S. Army Reserve - retain special lic. plate after retiring
James, Donzella SC: D&VA HC: MotV 03/08/95 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 411 Special License Plates - retired reservists
Balfour, Don SC: D&VA HC: MotV 03/09/95 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 438 Special Motorcycle Plates - for handicapped
Dean, Nathan SC: PubS HC: MotV 02/21/96 H - Favorably Reported (S-CS )
SB 504 Driv. Lic. Requirements - cert. exempt., eyesight requirements
Henson, Steve SC: PubS HC: MotV 03/13/96 H - Favorably Reported (S-CS )
SB 515 Driver's Lic. - extension of cert. permits issued for 15 year olds
Brown, Robert SC: PubS HC: MotV 02/02/96 H - Read 2nd Time (S-CA/FA )
SB 520 Veh. Lic. Plates - special plates for Shriner hosp. for handicapped
Marable, Richard O SC: PubS HC: MotV 03/05/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
SB 544 Driv. Lic. Deposit in Lieu of Bail- chng. to driv. lic. display
Langford, Steve E SC: Judy HC: MotV 04/25/96 Signed by Governor
SB 560 DUI - applicability of statute to glue, toxic vapors
Starr, Terrell SC: Judy HC: SJudy 04/15/96 Signed by Governor

SB 563 Motor Veh. - proof of insurance, cert. recently acquired veh.
Taylor, Mark SC: I&L HC: MotV 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
SB 568 DUI - penalties, chemical tests, driver's lic.
Taylor, Mark SC: Judy HC: SJudy 02/02/96 H - Read 2nd Time (S-CS )
SB 580 Speed Limit, Construction Site - DOT, local govt. establish
Thompson, Steve SC: Trans HC: 01/22/96 S - Read 1st time
SB 606 Child Safety Restraint Law - violations
Oliver, Mary M SC: Judy HC: MotV 04/02/96 Signed by Governor
SB 618 Retired Military Reserve - retain special lic. plates
Clay, Charles C SC: PubS HC: MotV 02/08/96 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 646 Seat Belt Law - penalties for violations
Oliver, Mary M SC: Judy HC: MotV 02/19/96 H - Read 2nd Time (S-CA/FA )
SB 649 Civil War Historic Sites - DNR prog. for acquiring
Clay, Charles C SC: NatR HC: MotV 02/15/96 H - Committed (S-CS )
SB 658 Taxis, Limos - provide med. insur. for injury, death due to negligence
Abernathy, III, Ralph D SC: I&L HC: Judy 03/14/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
SB 697 Railroad Stop Sign - felony when fatality after person removing
Bowen, Rooney L SC: Trans HC: MotV 03/06/96 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 724 Driver Operating Records - access by rental car company
Bowen, Rooney L SC: PubS HC: MotV 03/13/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
SB 760 Drivers' Lic. - record keeping, furnishing info.on applicants
Pollard, Jr., G.B. (Jake) SC: PubS HC: 02/27/96 S - Read 1st time

SB 763 DUI - suspend driv.lic.,those under 18 convicted, or nolo contendere
Edge, IV, Arthur (Skin) B SC: SJudy HC: 02/28/96 S - Read 1st time
SB 767 Mot. Veh.,& Parts Purchase,Resale - passenger cars, truck chassis
Ray, Walter S SC: CAff HC: 02/28/96 S - Read 1st time

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Last Updated on 01/07/97