Georgia House of Representatives
HB1228 - Watercraft; flotation device; exempt Olympic games

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Hanner, Robert P Carter, Hanson Shaw, Jay
Coleman, Terry L
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F/R: 01/10/96 L/A: 04/01/96 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 52
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Code Section 52-7-8 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the classification of vessels and required equipment, so as to provide exemptions from the requirement that vessels be equipped with personal flotation devices for vessels participating in The Games of the XXVIth Olympiad and The Games of the Xth Paralympiad; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/10/96  Read 1st Time         1/29/96        
              1/11/96  Read 2nd Time         2/5/96         
              1/23/96  Favorably Reported    2/2/96         
              1/26/96  Read 3rd Time         2/7/96         
              1/26/96  Passed/Adopted        2/7/96         
              3/20/96  Sent to Governor                     
              4/1/96   Signed by Governor                   
              641      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/6/96   Effective Date                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 52-7-8

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