Georgia House of Representatives
HB1236 - Railroads; sales of depot property

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Birdsong, Kenneth W
Links / Committees / Status
Summary / Full Text HC: Trans SC:
F/R: 01/10/96 L/A: 01/26/96 H - Favorably Reported
Titles Amended: 46
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 1 of Chapter 8 of Title 46 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions applicable to railroad companies, so as to provide that after the Public Service Commission has granted a railroad company's application to dispose of property which contains a depot and the railroad company has not disposed of such property within two years following the date that the application was granted, any municipality or county wherein such property is located shall be authorized to purchase such property at its fair market value; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/10/96  Read 1st Time                        
              1/11/96  Read 2nd Time                        
              1/26/96  Favorably Reported                   

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 46-8-5

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