Georgia House of Representatives
HB1263 - Ginseng; registration of growers

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Carter, Hanson
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Summary / Full Text HC: Ag SC: Ag
F/R: 01/11/96 L/A: 04/01/96 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 12
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Chapter 6 of Title 12 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to forest resources and other plant life, so as to provide that growers of ginseng shall register with the Department of Natural Resources; to define a certain term; to provide that the harvester of ginseng must have the written permission of the property owner; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/11/96  Read 1st Time         1/25/96        
              1/12/96  Read 2nd Time         2/1/96         
              1/22/96  Favorably Reported    1/31/96        
              1/24/96  Read 3rd Time         2/7/96         
              1/24/96  Passed/Adopted        2/7/96         
              3/20/96  Sent to Governor                     
              4/1/96   Signed by Governor                   
              642      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/96   Effective Date                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 12-6-150, 12-6-151, 12-6-152, 12-6-153, 12-6-154, 12-6-155, 12-6-156, 12-6-157

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