Bills and Resolutions in Number Sequence
HB 1600 thru HB 1699
1611 1621 1631 1641 1651 1661 1671 1681 1691
HB 1600 House of Representatives; reapportion districts 161 and 163
Dukes, Winfred (161st) Everett, Doug (163rd)
HC: L&CR SC: 02/11/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1601 Union Point, City of; corporate limits
Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1602 Prenatal Care Act of 1998; enact
Heckstall, Joe (55th) Holmes, Bob (53rd) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Maddox, George (72nd) Walker, Larry (141st)
HC: Judy SC: 02/11/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1603 Annexation; effective date
Royal, A. Richard (164th)
HC: SPCA SC: SLGO 04/10/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1604 Housing auth; cert nonresidents; prohibit presence on property
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/10/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1605 Carroll County; state court; terms
Stallings, Tracy (100th) West, Jack (101st)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1606 Child support; certain college students; parents provide
Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
HC: Judy SC: 02/11/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1607 Motor vehicles; unregistered; tag agent issue certain notice
Hammontree, James A (4th)
HC: MotV SC: 02/11/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1608 Savannah and Chatham County; homestead exemption; cert citizens
Day, Jr., C. Burke (153rd) Stephens, Ron (150th) Thomas, Regina (148th)
Mueller, Anne O'Quin (152nd) Pelote, Dorothy B (149th) Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1609 Albany, City of; mayor and city commissioners; terms
Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd) Everett, Doug (163rd) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1610 Decatur County; board of commissioners; compensation
Bates, Kermit (179th) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1611 Decatur County; state court judge and solicitor; compensation
Bates, Kermit (179th) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
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HB 1612 Dougherty County; magistrate court; appointment
Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd) Everett, Doug (163rd) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1613 Dougherty County; probate court; nomination and election
Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd) Everett, Doug (163rd) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1614 Chehaw Park Authority; membership
Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd) Everett, Doug (163rd) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
Holland, Ray (157th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 02/16/98 S - Read 1st Time
HB 1615 Dougherty County; judge of probate court; compensation
Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd) Everett, Doug (163rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1616 Hospitals; educational grants; restrict funding for cert residents
Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: App SC: 02/11/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1617 Judicial Budget Administration Act of 1998; enact
Walker, Larry (141st) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 02/27/98 S - Read 1st Time (CS )
HB 1618 Hagan, City of; mayor and council; terms
Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1619 Douglas, City of; mayor and commissioners; terms
Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1620 Motor vehicle insurance; cancellation and renewal
Lord, Jimmy (121st)
HC: Ins SC: Judy 03/05/98 S - Read 1st Time (CSFA )

HB 1621 Income tax credit; certain homes with accessibility features
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
HC: W&M SC: YA&HE 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
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HB 1622 Secured transactions; repossession; require non-violation of law
Holland, Ray (157th) Smith, Larry (109th) Teper, Doug (61st)
HC: Judy SC: 02/12/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1623 Corporations; electronic filing of documents; Secretary of State
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Hanner, Robert P (159th) Shaw, Jay (176th)
Rogers, Carl (20th) Tolbert, Scott (25th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/17/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1624 Hall County; homestead exemption; certain citizens
Mills, James W (21st) Smith, Clint (19th) Tolbert, Scott (25th)
Rogers, Carl (20th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1625 Tax returns; failure to disclose cert info; notification
Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/24/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1626 Insurance; multiagent agency; single certificate of authority
Shaw, Jay (176th) Williams, Robin L (114th) Harbin, Ben (113th)
Shipp, Kem W (38th) Rogers, Carl (20th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: Ins SC: 03/03/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1627 High schools; athletic competition; certain prohibitions
Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Hudson, Newt (156th) West, Jack (101st)
Perry, Tim (11th) Shaw, Jay (176th) James, Lynmore (140th)
HC: Ed SC: 02/17/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1628 Nursing homes; pilot exercise program for certain residents
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Turnquest, Henrietta (73rd) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Epps, Carl Von (131st) Bohannon, Pamela W (139th) Graves, David B (125th)
HC: HumR SC: 02/26/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1629 Atlanta, City of; enterprise zones; amend provisions
Orrock, Nan (56th) McKinney, J. E (51st) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
Brooks, Tyrone (54th) Sinkfield, Georganna T (57th) Holmes, Bob (53rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1630 Atlanta, City of; enterprise zones; duration
Orrock, Nan (56th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
Davis, Grace W (48th) Holmes, Bob (53rd) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/23/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1631 Hotels and motels; excise taxes; include certain prior obligations
Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Davis, Grace W (48th)
Walker, Larry (141st) McBee, Louise (88th) Byrd, Roger C (170th)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 03/03/98 Signed by Governor
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HB 1632 Crisp County; homestead exemption; certain residents
Floyd, Johnny W (138th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1633 Fishing; location owners and operators; limited liability
McCall, Tom (90th) Hanner, Robert P (159th) Lane, Robert (146th)
Powell, Alan T (23rd) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) McBee, Louise (88th)
HC: GF&P SC: NATR 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1634 Avondale Estates, City of; development authority; abolish
Polak, Michael C (67th) Henson, Michele (65th) Teper, Doug (61st)
Maddox, George (72nd) Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Williams, Betty Jo (63rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1635 Local governments; redevelopment powers; amend provisions
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
HC: SPCA SC: 02/23/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1636 Tattnall County; board of education; election
Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1637 Fulton County; library board of trustees; membership
Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st)
HC: LLeg SC: 02/13/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1638 Agriculture, Department of; establish certain animal control
James, Lynmore (140th) Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Jackson, William S (112th)
Tillman, Eugene C (173rd) Lucas, David E (124th)
HC: Ag SC: 02/23/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1639 Stalking and aggravated stalking; amend provisions
Cooper, Sharon M (31st) Shipp, Kem W (38th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Canty, Henrietta M (52nd) Williams, Betty Jo (63rd)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1640 Lifetime sportsman's license; Wildlife Endowment Fund; establish
Lane, Robert (146th) Dobbs, Denny M (92nd) Hanner, Robert P (159th)
Shaw, Jay (176th) Barfoot, Fisher (155th) Walker, Larry (141st)
HC: GF&P SC: NATR 04/10/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1641 Torts; chiropractors; certain voluntary services
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Judy SC: H&HS 04/10/98 Signed by Governor
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HB 1642 Judges; certain prior service; appointment as senior judge
Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1643 Health insurance; coverage include contraceptives
Orrock, Nan (56th) Martin, Jim (47th) Buckner, Gail M (95th)
Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Graves, David B (125th) Dix, Scott (76th)
HC: Ins SC: 03/05/98 H - Favorably Reported (Am)
HB 1644 Bartow County; superior court clerk; compensation
Lewis, Walter Jeffrey (14th)
HC: LLeg SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1645 Real estate transfer tax; county collect and distribute
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Lee, William J (94th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1646 Savannah, City of; corporate limits
Stephens, Ron (150th) Thomas, Regina (148th) Pelote, Dorothy B (149th)
Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Mueller, Anne O'Quin (152nd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1647 Cartersville, City of; taxes for educational purposes
Lewis, Walter Jeffrey (14th)
HC: LLeg SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1648 House of Representatives; reapportion districts 84 and 87
Walker, Len (87th) Harbin, Ben (113th) Johnson, Jere W (84th)
HC: L&CR SC: 02/13/98 H - Read 1st Time
HB 1649 Hotels and motels; cotten gin at- traction; authorize excise tax levy
Stephens, Ron (150th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1650 State service delivery regions; create
Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Royal, A. Richard (164th) Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
HC: App SC: SLGO 04/20/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1651 State examining boards; amend provisions
Buckner, Gail M (95th) Powell, Alan T (23rd) Teper, Doug (61st)
Richardson, James G (26th) Parsons, Don L (40th) Henson, Michele (65th)
HC: Ind SC: 02/26/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
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HB 1652 TANF; disabled children; extend to age 22
Buckner, Gail M (95th) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th) Henson, Michele (65th)
Trense, Sharon (44th) Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th) Anderson, Alberta J (116th)
HC: C&Y SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1653 Coweta County; homestead exemption; certain residents
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1654 Schools; sex education; legal consequences of parenthood
Mosley, George H (171st) Byrd, Roger C (170th) Smith, Tommy (169th)
Crews, Ronald A (78th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th) Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
HC: Ed SC: Ed 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1655 Wills; proof in common form; single witness
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
HC: Judy SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1656 Sales tax; exemptions; amend provisions
Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Royal, A. Richard (164th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Williams, Betty Jo (63rd) Stancil, Frank E (91st) Smith, Lynn R (103rd)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1657 Ad valorem tax; appeals; assessments; amend provisions
Day, Jr., C. Burke (153rd) Stephens, Ron (150th) Tolbert, Scott (25th)
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/24/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1658 Garden City, City of; corporate limits
Stephens, Ron (150th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1659 Feticide in the second degree; define offense; penalties
Scarlett, Stephen G (174th) Tolbert, Scott (25th) Manning, Judith H (32nd)
HC: SJudy SC: 02/19/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1660 Sales tax; certain bad credit card debt; allow deduction
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 04/02/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1661 Worthless financial instruments; district attorney's action
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Teper, Doug (61st) Polak, Michael C (67th)
Jenkins, Curtis S (110th) Henson, Michele (65th)
HC: HumR SC: 02/18/98 H - Favorably Reported
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HB 1662 Title insurance; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/13/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1663 Special county 1% sales tax; returns; additional information
Bunn, Barbara Jean (74th) Davis, J. Max (60th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
Crews, Ronald A (78th) Johnston, Ralph L (81st) Bannister, Charles E (77th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1664 Georgia Commission on the Holocaust; create
Henson, Michele (65th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Teper, Doug (61st)
Orrock, Nan (56th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SPCA SC: Rules 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1665 Campaign contributions; amend provisions
Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Walker, Larry (141st) Lee, William J (94th)
McBee, Louise (88th) Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1666 Contracts; public works; permit certain withdrawal of bid
Powell, Alan T (23rd) Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st) Hudson, Newt (156th)
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
HC: Ind SC: ST&I 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1667 Income tax; certain tax credits; tier 1 counties
Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1668 Gilmer County; board of commissioners; bids
Whitaker, Ben N (7th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1669 Harris County; board of education; compensation
Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1670 LaGrange, City of; composition change
Epps, Carl Von (131st) Brown, Jeff (130th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/10/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1671 Cherokee County; homestead exemption; certain residents
Pinholster, Garland (15th) Stancil, Steve (16th) Scheid, III, Charles F (17th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
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HB 1672 Tax digest; property in dispute; limitation
Holmes, Bob (53rd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/27/98 H - Read 3rd Time (Sub)
HB 1673 Local option sales tax for education; concurrent resolution
Smith, Clint (19th) Mills, James W (21st) Tolbert, Scott (25th)
Rogers, Carl (20th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1674 Atlanta Court Division; Fulton Superior Court; pilot program
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1675 Superior court clerks; adoption cases; fee prohibition
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/24/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1676 County excise tax; severance of solid minerals
Whitaker, Ben N (7th) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th) Smith, Paul E (12th)
Sims, Chuck (167th) Teper, Doug (61st) DeLoach, Buddy (172nd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1677 Duluth, City of; mayor and council; terms
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1678 Lottery grants for education; students earning A's
Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
HC: Ed SC: 02/17/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1679 Metro river protection; comp land and water use plans
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Snelling, Bob (99th) Manning, Judith H (32nd)
Worthan, Thomas P (98th) Cooper, Sharon M (31st) Dobbs, Denny M (92nd)
HC: NatR SC: 02/26/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1680 Campaign contributions; lottery and gambling vendors; prohibitions
Rice, Tom R (79th) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th) Day, Jr., C. Burke (153rd)
Williams, Jeffrey L (83rd) Hudgens, Ralph T (24th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/17/98 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 1681 Georgia Neighborhood Protection Act; enact
Holmes, Bob (53rd) Teper, Doug (61st) Orrock, Nan (56th)
Turnquest, Henrietta (73rd) Davis, Grace W (48th) Heckstall, Joe (55th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/17/98 H - Read 2nd Time
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HB 1682 Hospital authorities; sale of hospitals; use of proceeds
Twiggs, Ralph (8th)
HC: H&E SC: 02/17/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1683 Used motor vehicles; certain display on property; prohibit
Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd) Tillman, Eugene C (173rd) James, Lynmore (140th)
HC: MotV SC: CAFF 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1684 Tyrone, Town of; mayor and council; powers and duties
Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/10/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1685 University of Georgia; prohibit certain discrimination
Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
HC: USys SC: 02/18/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1686 Preneed funeral service contract; redefine
West, Jack (101st) Stallings, Tracy (100th) Stephens, Ron (150th)
Maddox, George (72nd) Ladd, Bart (59th) Heard, Keith G (89th)
HC: Ind SC: 02/18/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1687 Life ins; allow premium payments from employee contributions
Maddox, George (72nd) Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Teague, Sharon Beasley (58th)
HC: Ins SC: CAFF 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1688 Ocilla, City of; council; election
Hudson, Newt (156th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1689 Carrollton, City of; homestead exemption; certain residents
Stallings, Tracy (100th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1690 Carroll County; homestead exemption; certain residents
Stallings, Tracy (100th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1691 Bloomingdale, City of; corporate limits
Stephens, Ron (150th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
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HB 1692 Garden City, City of; certain referendum; authorize
Stephens, Ron (150th)
HC: RBev SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1693 Torts; wrongful death; increase surviving spouse share
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Martin, Jim (47th) Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th)
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1694 Cobb County; state court judges; compensation
Bradford, Frank (30th) Wiles, John J (34th) Sauder, Randy (29th)
Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Shipp, Kem W (38th) Grindley, Jr., George H (35th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1695 Habersham County; board of commissioners; membership
Bridges, Sr., Ben D (9th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1696 Liens; failure to execute notice; amendable defect
Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/10/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1697 Atlanta-Fulton Co.; recreation authority; compensation of CEO
Holmes, Bob (53rd) Sinkfield, Georganna T (57th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st) McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Mobley, Barbara J (69th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/18/98 S - Read 1st Time
HB 1698 County boards of tax assessors; homestead exemptions; cert duties
Holmes, Bob (53rd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/24/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1699 Lowndes County; board of commissioners; meetings
Golden, Tim (177th) Shaw, Jay (176th) Reaves, Henry L (178th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor

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Joseph Mark (41st) McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Mobley, Barbara J (69th) HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/18/98 S - Read 1st Time HB 1698 County boards of tax assessors; homestead exemptions; cert duties Holmes, Bob (53rd) HC: W&M SC: 02/24/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub) HB 1699 Lowndes County; board of commissioners; meetings Golden, Tim (177th) Shaw, Jay (176th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
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