Bills and Resolutions in Number Sequence
HB 200 thru HB 299
211 221 231 241 251 261 271 281 291
HB 200 Teachers Retirement; 25 years of service; certain membership
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buckner, Gail M (95th)
HC: Ret SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 201 Teachers Retirement; early retirement; reduce penalty
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: Ret SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 202 Teachers Retirement; forfeited leave; creditable service
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Pelote, Dorothy B (149th)
HC: Ret SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 203 Teachers Retirement; forfeited leave; creditable service (3)
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: Ret SC: Ret 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
HB 204 General appropriations; FY 1997-98
Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Walker, Larry (141st)
Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned) Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Orrock, Nan (56th)
HC: App SC: App 04/24/97 Signed by Governor
HB 205 Motor vehicle; license plates and ad valorem tax; amend provisions (31)
Powell, Alan T (23rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd) Walker, Larry (141st)
Lee, William J (94th) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 206 Economic Rehabilitation Act of 1975; amend provisions (3)
Martin, Jim (47th) Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned)
Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th) Stanley, Lanett (50th)
HC: App SC: Judy 04/29/97 Signed by Governor
HB 207 Election of county officers; nonpartisan; authorization
Bates, Kermit (179th) Golden, Tim (177th) Barfoot, Fisher (155th)
Lane, Robert (146th)
HC: GAff SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HB 208 Metro Area P & D Commissions; mayoral members; selection (3)
Orrock, Nan (56th) Royal, A. Richard (164th) Walker, Larry (141st)
HC: SPCA SC: SLGO 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 209 Teachers; qualifications; posting by school systems
Johnston, Ralph L (81st) Lakly, Dan (105th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
HC: Ed SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 210 Lottery; educational purposes and programs; redefine
Johnston, Ralph L (81st) Lakly, Dan (105th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
Evans, Mike A (28th)
HC: Ind SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 211 Aggravated child molestation; cert offenders; chemical castration (4)
Grindley, Jr., George H (35th) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
Davis, J. Max (60th) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 05/01/97 Signed by Governor
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HB 212 Crabbing; licensing; traps (3)
DeLoach, Buddy (172nd) Tillman, Eugene C (173rd) Barnard, Terry (154th)
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Scarlett, Stephen G (174th)
HC: GF&P SC: NATR 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 213 Supplemental appropriations; Department of Labor (3)
Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Greene, Gerald E (158th) Smith, Paul E (12th)
HC: App SC: pprop 04/14/97 Signed by Governor
HB 214 Schools; instruction; correct use and display of U.S. flag (2)
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd)
Poag, Judy N (6th) Heckstall, Joe (55th) Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: D&VA SC: Ed 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 215 Richmond County; governing authority; appointments
Connell, Jack (115th) Williams, Robin L (114th)
HC: LLeg SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 216 Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority; members
Connell, Jack (115th) Williams, Robin L (114th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 01/15/98 S - Passed/Adopted ( ) (CA )
HB 217 Local governments; annexation; authority of General Assembly (2)
Royal, A. Richard (164th) Bates, Kermit (179th) Stancil, Steve (16th)
HC: SPCA SC: SLGO 04/14/97 Signed by Governor
HB 218 Rep US House of Reps Speaker Newt Gingrich Act; enact
Teper, Doug (61st)
HC: Rules SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 219 Regional solid waste mgmt authori- ties; local govts deactivate (5)
Smith, Larry (109th)
HC: NatR SC: NATR 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 220 School buses; passenger seat belts
Smith, Larry (109th) Maddox, George (72nd) Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
HC: MotV SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 221 Withholding tax; certain property sale; exception
Pinholster, Garland (15th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: W&M SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
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HB 222 Buford, City of; corporate limits (16)
Breedlove, Keith R (85th) Mills, James W (21st)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/21/97 Signed by Governor
HB 223 Teachers Retirement; post- retirement benefit adjustment
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
McBee, Louise (88th) Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned)
HC: Ret SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 224 Stone Mtn Mem Association; certain contracts; General Assembly approve
Henson, Michele (65th) Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Hegstrom, June (66th)
Williams, Betty Jo (63rd) Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Brooks, Tyrone (54th)
HC: SPCA SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 225 Fulton County; state court; chief judge
Davis, Grace W (48th) McKinney, J. E (51st) Teague, Sharon Beasley (58th)
HC: LLeg SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 226 Boards of education; curriculum; standardized student assessments
Buckner, Gail M (95th)
HC: Ed SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 227 Alcoholic beverages; persons under 21; change penalties
Buckner, Gail M (95th)
HC: RBev SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 228 Special purpose sales tax; certain landfills; amend provisions (2)
Lane, Robert (146th)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 04/14/97 Signed by Governor
HB 229 Child custody; awards; annual review
Buckner, Gail M (95th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 230 Elections; campaign activities; prohibit false statements
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd) Smith, Larry (109th) Coleman, Terry L (142nd)
Parham, Bobby E (122nd) Porter, DuBose (143rd) Parrish, Larry (Butch) J (144th)
HC: Rules SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 231 Child custody; court consider desire of child aged 10 to 14
Buckner, Gail M (95th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
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HB 232 Ad valorem tax; destroyed property; proration
Felton, Dorothy (43rd) Royal, A. Richard (164th) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th)
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Trense, Sharon (44th)
HC: W&M SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 233 Insurance fraud against persons 60 and over; penalties
Heard, Keith G (89th) McBee, Louise (88th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
HC: Ins SC: I&L 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 234 Decatur County; magistrate court; chief magistrate (3)
Bates, Kermit (179th) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 235 Insurance; health plan purchasing cooperatives; authorize
Heard, Keith G (89th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) McBee, Louise (88th)
HC: Ins SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 236 Mass trans svs; contract prov; counties and municipalities (2)
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) McKinney, J. E (51st) Mobley, Barbara J (69th)
Martin, Jim (47th) Orrock, Nan (56th) Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned)
HC: Trans SC: F&PU 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
HB 237 Postsecondary remedial instruction; local school system reimburse state
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th)
HC: Ed SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 238 Physician's assistants; license in lieu of certificate (5)
Henson, Michele (65th) Jones, Vernon A (71st) Martin, Jim (47th)
Walker, Len (87th) Hudson, Sistie G (120th)
HC: H&E SC: H&HS 04/21/97 Signed by Governor
HB 239 Emergency Mgmt, Preparedness, and Assistance Trust Fund; create
James, Lynmore (140th) Tillman, Eugene C (173rd) Stallings, Tracy (100th)
HC: PubS SC: 01/30/98 H - Favorably Reported (Am)
HB 240 Partial-birth abortion; prohibit
Crews, Ronald A (78th) Lee, William J (94th) Mills, James W (21st)
Mueller, Anne O'Quin (152nd) Byrd, Roger C (170th) Smith, Tommy (169th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 1st Time

HB 241 Income tax; resident limited partnership; nonresident member (2)
Smyre, Calvin (136th) Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th)
Harbin, Ben (113th) Day, Jr., C. Burke (153rd)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
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HB 242 Driver's license fee; payment by cash or check
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Walker, Larry (141st) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: MotV SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 243 Peace Officers' Annuity and Benefit; retiree; reemployment
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
HC: Ret SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 244 Educational grants; lengthen school year (2)
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th)
HC: Ed SC: Ed 04/23/98 Vetoed by Governor
HB 245 Wills; minors; adoption; born out of wedlock; year's support (20)
Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned) Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd) Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 04/29/97 Signed by Governor
HB 246 Elections; ballot labels for voting machines; number of words (2)
Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Holmes, Bob (53rd)
HC: GAff SC: Ethics 02/11/97 Signed by Governor
HB 247 Drivers' licenses and ID cards; fingerprinting; prohibit
Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st)
HC: MotV SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 248 Litter; definition; include cigarette butts
Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st)
HC: SJudy SC: NATR 01/12/98 S - Read 3rd Time (CAFA )
HB 249 Marriage ceremonies; authorize federal judges to perform
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 03/19/98 Amend/Sub Disagreed To
HB 250 Alcoholic beverages; furnishing to persons under 21; amend provisions (7)
Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
HC: RBev SC: CAFF 04/22/97 Signed by Governor

HB 251 Trespass; limitation of action; prohibit after 10 years
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 03/12/98 S - Read 3rd Time (CS ) (Am )
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HB 252 Chamblee, City of; homestead exemption; certain residents (5)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Davis, J. Max (60th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Maddox, George (72nd) Ladd, Bart (59th) Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 253 Jury duty; limit service to once per five years
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
HC: Judy SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 254 Trial Judges & Solicitors Ret; increase retirement benefit
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Ret SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 255 Landlord and tenant; written brokerage agreements (4)
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/14/97 Signed by Governor
HB 256 Trial Judges & Solicitors Retire- ment; spouses' coverage; rejection
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Ret SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 257 Talent agencies; regulate
Thomas, Regina (148th) Smith, Paul E (12th)
HC: Ind SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 258 Law enforcement officers; certain indictments; procedures
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 03/06/97 S - Read 1st Time (CS )
HB 259 Annexation; notice by municipalities; amend provisions
Stancil, Steve (16th) Royal, A. Richard (164th)
HC: SPCA SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 260 Elections by mail; pilot counties; provisions
Holmes, Bob (53rd) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Lee, William J (94th)
Walker, Larry (141st) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th) Canty, Henrietta M (52nd)
HC: GAff SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Am)

HB 261 Municipalities; certain rock quarries; written consent required
Walker, Len (87th) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
HC: SPCA SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
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HB 262 Counties; certain rock quarries; written consent required
Walker, Len (87th) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
HC: SPCA SC: 02/19/98 H - Reconsidered (Sub)
HB 263 Trespass; limitation of actions; when cause accrues
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Judy SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 264 Trial Judges and Solicitors Ret; benefits; certain survivors
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Ret SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 265 State courts; solicitor- general; selection
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Judy SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 266 Insurers; payment for certain procedures; prohibit denial
Jones, Vernon A (71st) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
HC: Ins SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 267 Douglas Judicial Circuit; add judge
Snelling, Bob (99th) Worthan, Thomas P (98th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HB 268 Municipalities; forfeited real property; sales to law enf officers
Holmes, Bob (53rd) Coleman, Terry L (142nd)
HC: Judy SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 269 Atlanta Judicial Circuit; add judge
Holmes, Bob (53rd) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HB 270 Fairness in Health Care Act; enact
Williams, Robin L (114th) Hudson, Newt (156th)
HC: Ins SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 271 Employees' Retirement; certain military service; creditable serv
Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
HC: Ret SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
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HB 272 Marriage and family therapists; licensure; amend provisions (3)
Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
HC: H&E SC: H&HS 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 273 Medical assistance; cert unused drugs; long-term care facilities (2)
Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
HC: H&E SC: H&HS 04/21/97 Signed by Governor
HB 274 Psychologists; certain actions; immunity from liability (3)
Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
HC: Judy SC: H&HS 04/23/98 Vetoed by Governor
HB 275 Evans County; board of education; compensation (2)
Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 276 Education; curriculum-based assessments; limit use
Trense, Sharon (44th)
HC: Ed SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 277 Emergency medical services; communications; enforcement (2)
Trense, Sharon (44th) Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd) Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st)
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Felton, Dorothy (43rd)
HC: H&E SC: H&HS 04/04/97 Signed by Governor
HB 278 Emergency 911; certain performance reports; inspection
Trense, Sharon (44th) Felton, Dorothy (43rd) Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
HC: Ind SC: CAFF 02/21/97 S - Read 1st Time (CS )
HB 279 Gwinnett County; school tax; distribution of proceeds (2)
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Massey, Warren (86th)
Rice, Tom R (79th) Johnson, Jere W (84th) Bannister, Charles E (77th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/03/97 Signed by Governor
HB 280 Municipalities; forfeited real property; sales to law enf officers
Davis, Grace W (48th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 281 Health insurance; diabetes treatment and equipment
Davis, Grace W (48th) Parham, Bobby E (122nd) Dixon, Harry D (168th)
Epps, Carl Von (131st) Bates, Kermit (179th) West, Jack (101st)
HC: Ins SC: 02/19/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
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HB 282 State auditor; county revenues and expenditures; annual report
Mann, Harold M (5th) Davis, J. Max (60th) Mills, James W (21st)
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Clark, William (3rd) Hammontree, James A (4th)
HC: App SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 283 Ticket scalping; charitable organizations; exemptions (5)
Powell, Alan T (23rd)
HC: Ind SC: EDT&C 04/04/97 Vetoed by Governor
HB 284 Child or spousal support; amend provisions (86)
Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned) Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Orrock, Nan (56th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/05/97 Signed by Governor
HB 285 Limousine carriers and passenger vans; regulations
Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Wiles, John J (34th) Sauder, Randy (29th)
HC: Ind SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 286 Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit; add judge
Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
Jenkins, Curtis S (110th) Stancil, Frank E (91st)
HC: Judy SC: / / H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 287 Personal care homes; change name to assisted living facilities
Lucas, David E (124th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Williams, Betty Jo (63rd)
Trense, Sharon (44th) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
HC: HumR SC: CAFF 02/10/97 S - Read 1st Time (FSFA )
HB 288 Police chiefs and department heads; training requirements (2)
Twiggs, Ralph (8th)
HC: PubS SC: PUBS 04/14/97 Signed by Governor
HB 289 Sheriff Offices' Nomenclature Act of 1997; enact (5)
Twiggs, Ralph (8th)
HC: PubS SC: PUBS 04/29/97 Signed by Governor
HB 290 Firearms; state compliance with Brady Law
Twiggs, Ralph (8th)
HC: PubS SC: PUBS 01/12/98 S - Read 3rd Time (CS )

HB 291 Appeals; certain filings; appellate court jurisdiction (2)
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Teper, Doug (61st)
Davis, J. Max (60th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 04/14/97 Signed by Governor
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HB 292 State court judges; compensation
Martin, Jim (47th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/27/98 H - Lost (CSFA)
HB 293 Criminal trials; oath of witnesses; amend (2)
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
Dix, Scott (76th) Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Davis, J. Max (60th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/29/97 Signed by Governor
HB 294 Corporations; amend provisions (29)
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Hammontree, James A (4th)
Davis, J. Max (60th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/24/97 Signed by Governor
HB 295 Health; certain injunction cases; exempt from cert supersedeas prov (2)
Lucas, David E (124th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/14/97 Signed by Governor
HB 296 Juveniles; cert offenses involving firearm; superior ct jurisdiction
Lucas, David E (124th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 297 Res care facilities for elderly authorities; powers; amend prov (4)
Lucas, David E (124th)
HC: HumR SC: B&FI 04/29/97 Signed by Governor
HB 298 Mechanics' and materialmen's liens; filing of certain actions (3)
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Walker, Larry (141st) Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
Tolbert, Scott (25th) Martin, Jim (47th) Davis, J. Max (60th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 04/14/97 Signed by Governor
HB 299 Teachers & school personnel; cert change of emp; transfer leave (2)
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th)
HC: Ed SC: Ed 04/14/97 Signed by Governor

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