Senate Legislation
Bills and Resolutions in Number Sequence
SR 500 thru SR 599
511 521 531 541 551 561 571 581 591
SR 500 Brandi Thornton - commend
Blitch, Peg (7th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 501 Natalie Stewart - commend
Boshears, Edward E (6th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 502 Geary Bush - commend
Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 503 Chase McKissick - commend
Broun, Paul C (46th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 504 Will Fletcher - commend
Crotts, Mike D (17th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 505 Kibbie Richardson - commend
Hill, Jack (4th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 506 Trayvis Manual - commend
Perdue, Sonny (18th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 507 Derek Shumans - commend
Streat, Sr., Van (19th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 508 Justin Barnette - commend
Broun, Paul C (46th) Guhl, Bob (45th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 509 Justin Brooks - commend
Ralston, David (51st)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 510 Wanda Guy - commend
Price, Richard J (28)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 511 Wes Taylor - commend
Huggins, Sonny C (53) Thomas, Don R (54)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
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SR 512 Dan Eberhart - commend
Burton, Joe (5th) Balfour, Don (9th) Tysinger, James W (41st)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 513 Brandelyn Scott - commend
Brown, Robert (26th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 514 Danielle Blankenship - commend
Taylor, Mark (12th) Hooks, George (14th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 515 4-H Day at the Capitol - observance
Huggins, Sonny C (53) Thomas, Don R (54)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 516 J. B. Jones - commend
Middleton, Guy (50th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 517 Bill Yearta - commend
Ragan, Harold (11th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 518 Matt Kuchar; commend
Dean, Nathan (31st) Perdue, Sonny (18th) Tysinger, James W (41st)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 519 Senior Georgians - Senior Week at the Capitol,Jan.26-30
Starr, Terrell (44th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 520 Deen Day Smith - commend
Johnson, Eric B (1st) Ray, II, William M (48th) Perdue, Sonny (18th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 521 Hon. W. L. "Pug" Mabry - honoring
Price, Thomas E (56)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
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SR 522 Rev. Griffin Lotson - commend
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 523 Senate Study Comm. on Decentra- lizing State Govt. - create
Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Streat, Sr., Van (19th)
SC: Rules HC: 01/27/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 524 Henry Byrd, Winner of Ga. Occu- pational Award of Ldrshp.- commend
Harbison, Ed (15th) Land, Clay (16th)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 525 Private Mkt. Initiatives for Chil- dren's Hlth. Insur.Prog.- support
Price, Thomas E (56) Thomas, Don R (54)
SC: Rules HC: 01/27/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 526 Atlanta Athletic Club - honoring
Price, Thomas E (56)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 527 Chatham Co. - conveyance of state owned property
Johnson, Diane H (2nd) Johnson, Eric B (1st)
SC: F&PU HC: SI&P 03/03/98 H - Favorably Reported ( ) (Sub )
SR 528 Byron Dobbs - commend on radio broadcasting career
Ralston, David (51st)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 529 Lottery Proceeds - educ. programs for which appropriated (CA)
Starr, Terrell (44th) Thomas, Nadine (10th) Taylor, Mark (12th)
Perdue, Sonny (18th)
SC: EDT&C HC: SPCA 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SR 530 Bibb, Chatham, Clarke, Other Coun- ties - certain easements
Starr, Terrell (44th)
SC: F&PU HC: SI&P 04/20/98 Signed by Governor

SR 531 William E. "Bill" Bullard - regrets at passing
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
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SR 532 Land, Water, & Wildlife Heritage Fund - create (CA)
Hooks, George (14th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: NATR HC: W&M 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SR 533 State Treasury Surplus - distribute to taxpayers (CA)
Langford, Steve E (29th)
SC: F&PU HC: 01/27/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 534 Farm Bureau Federation - commend
Ragan, Harold (11th) Middleton, Guy (50th) James, Donzella (35th)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 535 Rules of the Senate - amend
Scott, David (36th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: Rules HC: 02/03/98 S - Read 2nd Time
SR 536 So. Fulton Co. Legislative Day at Capitol - 2/10/98
James, Donzella (35th) Fort, Vincent D (39) Abernathy, III, Ralph D (38th)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 537 Outreach Parent Training Network Day - 2/9/98
James, Donzella (35th) Fort, Vincent D (39) Abernathy, III, Ralph D (38th)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 538 Ludlow Porch - commend
Taylor, Mark (12th) Hooks, George (14th) Turner, Loyce W (8th)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 539 Fannin Co. High School Band - commend
Ralston, David (51st)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 540 Rhett Akins - commend
Turner, Loyce W (8th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Ragan, Harold (11th)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 541 Ad Valorem Taxation - eliminate on cert. tangible property (CA)
Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st)
SC: F&PU HC: 01/28/98 S - Read 1st time
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SR 542 Parkview High Panthers Football Team - commend
Burton, Joe (5th) Balfour, Don (9th) Tysinger, James W (41st)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 543 Senate Study Comm. on Creation of Office of Women's Hlth.W/in DHR
Stokes, Connie (43rd) Thomas, Nadine (10th) Oliver, Mary M (42nd)
SC: Rules HC: 03/18/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 544 Jt. Study Comm. on Franchise Fees & Conditions, Rights of Way, Etc.
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Starr, Terrell (44th)
Land, Clay (16th)
SC: Rules HC: Rules 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SR 545 Water Resources Auth. - manage river sections for compliance (CA)
Langford, Steve E (29th)
SC: NATR HC: 02/11/98 S - Read 2nd Time (Sub)
SR 546 DeKalb Co. Public Library - commend
Stokes, Connie (43rd)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 547 Pinewood Christian Academy Lady Patriots Softball Team - commend
Hill, Jack (4th)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 548 Pinewood Christian Academy Patriots Football Team - commend
Hill, Jack (4th)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 549 Walton Co. Deputy Sheriff Henry "Bo" Huff - commend
Hill, Jack (4th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Guhl, Bob (45th)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 550 Trooper First Class Grant G. Rowe - commend
Hill, Jack (4th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 551 Frank McCoy, Jr. - commend
Ragan, Harold (11th)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted
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SR 552 Jt. Study Comm. on Historic Preservation - create
Hooks, George (14th) Oliver, Mary M (42nd) Egan, Michael J (40th)
Johnson, Eric B (1st)
SC: Rules HC: Rules 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SR 553 Rebecca Paul - commend
Broun, Paul C (46th)
SC: HC: 01/29/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 554 Environmental Horticulture Day - Tues., Feb. 3
Guhl, Bob (45th)
SC: HC: 01/30/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 555 National Guard Day - 2/5/98
Harbison, Ed (15th) Griffin, Jr., Floyd L (25th) Glanton, Pam (34th)
Hill, Jack (4th)
SC: HC: 01/30/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 556 Macon Day in Atlanta-Taste of Macon - Feb. 24, 1998
Brown, Robert (26th) Perdue, Sonny (18th) Gochenour, Edwin Allen (27th)
SC: HC: 01/30/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 557 Jt. Study Comm. on Vocational Student Organizations - create
Ragan, Harold (11th) Streat, Sr., Van (19th) Middleton, Guy (50th)
SC: Rules HC: 01/30/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 558 Ad Valorem Taxation - real personal property appraisal (CA)
Gochenour, Edwin Allen (27th) Balfour, Don (9th) Glanton, Pam (34th)
SC: F&PU HC: 01/30/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 559 Roadside Enhancement & Beautifica- tion Fund - provide (CA)
Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: Trans HC: App 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SR 560 Cobb Co. - leasing, conveyance of cert. state property
Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: F&PU HC: SI&P 04/02/98 Signed by Governor

SR 561 Bernie Hodgkins - recognizing service to community youth
Ralston, David (51st)
SC: HC: 02/02/98 S - Passed/Adopted
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SR 562 Barbara J. Bruegger - commend
Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: HC: 01/30/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 563 Rules of the Senate - amend
Gochenour, Edwin Allen (27th)
SC: Rules HC: 02/02/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 564 Multijurisdictional Service Commissions - create (CA)
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Thomas, Nadine (10th) Hill, Jack (4th)
SC: SLGO HC: 02/02/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 565 Larry Rawlins - commend
Ragan, Harold (11th)
SC: HC: 02/02/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 566 Senate Study Comm. on Cable TV - create
Oliver, Mary M (42nd) Boshears, Edward E (6th)
SC: Rules HC: 03/18/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 567 Lt. Gov. Pierre Howard - commend & congratulate
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 568 Robert Cook, Artists of the Year - commend
Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) Marable, Richard O (52nd) Starr, Terrell (44th)
SC: HC: 02/02/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 569 Paulding Co. Chamber of Commerce - commend
Dean, Nathan (31st)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 570 Ellijay Apple Marketing Assoc. - commend
Ralston, David (51st)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 571 Parkview High School Panthers Football Team - commend
Balfour, Don (9th) Burton, Joe (5th)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
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SR 572 Parkview High School Panthers Football Team - commend
Balfour, Don (9th) Burton, Joe (5th)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 573 Monica Dionne Woods - regrets at passing
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 574 Roberto Crispulo Goizueta - regrets at passing
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) Oliver, Mary M (42nd)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 575 City of Smyrna - commend
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Thompson, Steve (33rd) Clay, Charles C (37th)
Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 576 National Council of Negro Women, Inc. (NCNW) - commend
Stokes, Connie (43rd) Henson, Steve (55th) Oliver, Mary M (42nd)
SC: HC: 02/04/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 577 Atlanta Assoc. of Insurance Professionals - commend
Stokes, Connie (43rd) Henson, Steve (55th) Oliver, Mary M (42nd)
SC: HC: 02/04/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 578 Hon. Cynthia Ann McKinney - commend
Stokes, Connie (43rd) Henson, Steve (55th) Oliver, Mary M (42nd)
SC: HC: 02/04/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 579 Public Libraries - encourage books on being a parent
Stokes, Connie (43rd) Oliver, Mary M (42nd) Henson, Steve (55th)
SC: HC: 02/04/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 580 Ga. Citizens for the Arts - commend
Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) Turner, Loyce W (8th) Hooks, George (14th)
SC: HC: 02/04/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 581 Lumpkin Co. - conveyance of cert. state property
Middleton, Guy (50th)
SC: F&PU HC: SI&P 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
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SR 582 Women Marines Assoc. - commend Dogwood Chapter
Harbison, Ed (15th) Middleton, Guy (50th)
SC: HC: 02/05/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 583 Pete Wheeler Ga. War Veterans Memorial Complex - designate
Burton, Joe (5th) Harbison, Ed (15th) Broun, Paul C (46th)
SC: D&VA HC: D&VA 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SR 584 Soccer Foundation - commend
Oliver, Mary M (42nd) Balfour, Don (9th)
SC: HC: 02/05/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 585 Suicide - recognizing as a state problem
Roberts, Sam P (30th) Glanton, Pam (34th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Rules HC: 02/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 586 Peace Officers - need for establishing minimum salary
Marable, Richard O (52nd) Dean, Nathan (31st) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: PUBS HC: PubS 02/27/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SR 587 Geriatrics - encourage graduate medical education curricula
Marable, Richard O (52nd) Hill, Jack (4th) Thomas, Nadine (10th)
SC: HED HC: USys 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SR 588 Bobby Eugene Parham Food Serv. Fac- ility,Central State Hosp.-designate
Griffin, Jr., Floyd L (25th)
SC: Rules HC: SI&P 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SR 589 Hillary Smith - commend
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Ragan, Harold (11th) Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th)
SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 590 South Gwinnett High Comets Fast- pitch Softball Team - commend
Balfour, Don (9th)
SC: HC: 02/05/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 591 Mot. Fuel Tax on Low Sulphur Fuels- urge Congress reduce, eliminate
Clay, Charles C (37th) Glanton, Pam (34th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Trans HC: 02/24/98 S - Passed/Adopted (CA)
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SR 592 Liver Awareness Month - designate May, 1998
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: H&E 02/10/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SR 593 Jt. State Income Tax Reform Study Commission - create
Clay, Charles C (37th) Price, Thomas E (56) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Rules HC: Rules 03/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SR 594 Carlton Petty - recognize
Thomas, Don R (54)
SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 595 Hon. Sanford Bishop - commend
Taylor, Mark (12th) Hooks, George (14th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 596 Senate Study Comm. on Vocational Student Organizations - create
Ragan, Harold (11th) Marable, Richard O (52nd)
SC: Rules HC: 03/16/98 S - Passed/Adopted (CA)
SR 597 Emma Thompson Kelly - recognize
Hill, Jack (4th) Dean, Nathan (31st) Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th)
SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 598 Girls & Women in Sports Day - recognize 2/5/98
Oliver, Mary M (42nd)
SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 599 Gail Montgomery Wilson - commend
Crotts, Mike D (17th) Land, Clay (16th)
SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted

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Secretary of the Senate
Frank Eldridge, Jr., Secretary
Last Updated on 05/04/98

31st) Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted SR 598 Girls & Women in Sports Day - recognize 2/5/98 Oliver, Mary M (42nd) SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted SR 599 Gail Montgomery Wilson - commend Crotts, Mike D (17th) Land, Clay (16th) SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted
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Secretary of the Senate
Frank Eldridge, Jr., Secretary
Last Updated on 05/04/98