Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative Brian D Joyce
HB 8 Income and sales taxes; amend provisions
Kaye, Mitchell (37th) Sanders, Bill (107th) Lakly, Dan (105th)
Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Davis, J. Max (60th)
HC: W&M SC: 01/16/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 25 Drivers' licenses and ID cards; fingerprinting; prohibit
Kaye, Mitchell (37th) Davis, J. Max (60th) Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th)
Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Jones, Vernon A (71st)
HC: MotV SC: 01/15/97 H - Read 2nd Time
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 434 Divorce; marriage irretrievably broken; limit use
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
Davis, J. Max (60th) Snelling, Bob (99th) Hudgens, Ralph T (24th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/07/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 547 Education; origins of life; present scientific theories
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Mills, James W (21st) Crews, Ronald A (78th)
Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Coan, Michael T (82nd) Grindley, Jr., George H (35th)
HC: Ed SC: 02/13/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 548 Divorce; marriage irretrievably broken; time for granting
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Snelling, Bob (99th) Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th) Mills, James W (21st) Crews, Ronald A (78th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/13/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 555 Prof engineers & land surveyors; nonmonumentation surveys; standards
Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: Ind SC: 02/14/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 618 Fin inst req fingerprints; prohibit bus trans with st agencies
Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th) Jones, Vernon A (71st) Kaye, Mitchell (37th)
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Ragas, Arnold M (64th) McKinney, J. E (51st)
HC: B&B SC: 02/20/97 H - Recommitted
HB 940 State govt; doing bus with cert financial institutions; prohibit
Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th) Anderson, Alberta J (116th) West, Jack (101st)
Kaye, Mitchell (37th) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Jones, Vernon A (71st)
HC: B&B SC: 03/11/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1141 Driver's license and driving permit; amend provisions
Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: MotV SC: 01/15/98 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 1173 "Bill of Rights Day"; designate
Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Coan, Michael T (82nd)
Massey, Warren (86th) Ladd, Bart (59th) Kaye, Mitchell (37th)
HC: SPCA SC: 01/13/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1198 Driver's license; limited driving permits; certain offenses
Wiles, John J (34th) Brown, Jeff (130th) Mann, Harold M (5th)
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Mills, James W (21st)
HC: MotV SC: 01/15/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1247 Ad val tax; property valuation; motor vehicle evaluation
Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: W&M SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1248 Schools; additional instructional time; use for weather closings
Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: Ed SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1254 Corrections; sentence packages; reduce required number
Dobbs, Denny M (92nd) Greene, Gerald E (158th) Barfoot, Fisher (155th)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Lane, Robert (146th) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: SI&P SC: Corr 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1285 Asset forfeiture; proceeds; certain drug rehabilitation programs
Grindley, Jr., George H (35th) Massey, Warren (86th) Crews, Ronald A (78th)
Heckstall, Joe (55th) Jackson, William S (112th) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: SJudy SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1286 Controlled substances; sale or distribution to minor
Grindley, Jr., George H (35th) Massey, Warren (86th) Heckstall, Joe (55th)
Jackson, William S (112th) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: SJudy SC: 02/19/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1317 Grand jury; allow counsel of accused to be present
Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Maddox, George (72nd)
Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
HC: SJudy SC: 02/19/98 H - Unfavorably Reported
HB 1329 Cert contraceptives; cert state agencies; prohibit distribution
Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: H&E SC: 01/26/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1425 Firearm possession; restrictions; exempt certain peace officers (4)
Kaye, Mitchell (37th) Powell, Alan T (23rd) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
West, Jack (101st) McKinney, J. E (51st) Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th)
HC: PubS SC: PUBS 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1434 "Bill of Rights Day"; designate December 15
Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Coan, Michael T (82nd)
Massey, Warren (86th) Ladd, Bart (59th) Kaye, Mitchell (37th)
HC: Rules SC: Rules 04/06/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1712 High school honors program; participation by certain students
Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: Ed SC: 02/19/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1816 State Sovereignty and Federal Tax Funds Act; enact
Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: App SC: 03/03/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1912 Dade County; homestead exemption; certain residents
Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1920 Walker County; homestead exemption; certain residents
Snow, Mike (2nd) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Perry, Tim (11th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1921 Chickamauga, City of; homestead exemption; certain residents
Snow, Mike (2nd) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Perry, Tim (11th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1922 Walker County; homestead exemption; certain residents
Snow, Mike (2nd) Joyce, Brian D (1st) Perry, Tim (11th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HR 222 Millage rates; limitations; in- creases; require referendum - CA
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
Davis, J. Max (60th) Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
HC: W&M SC: 02/07/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 223 Initiative petition process - CA
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
Davis, J. Max (60th) Snelling, Bob (99th) Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
HC: Judy SC: 02/07/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 224 Voting Rights Act; preclearance; urge Congress repeal
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
Davis, J. Max (60th) Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
HC: Judy SC: 02/07/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 225 State powers; claim sovereignty under US Constitution
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
Davis, J. Max (60th) Richardson, James G (26th) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/07/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 275 Georgia flag; removal by New York State Legislature; relative to
Ladd, Bart (59th) Rogers, Carl (20th) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
Davis, J. Max (60th) Snelling, Bob (99th) Harbin, Ben (113th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/13/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HR 359 Moore, Judge Roy; urge support
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Davis, J. Max (60th) Mills, James W (21st)
Walker, Len (87th) Lewis, Walter Jeffrey (14th) Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 1075 Great Jubilee Year of 2000; commend
Mills, James W (21st) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Mann, Harold M (5th)
Joyce, Brian D (1st) Tillman, Eugene C (173rd) Walker, Len (87th)
HC: SC: 02/16/98 S - Passed/Adopted
HR 1106 William "Billy" Shaw Abney Memorial Highway; designate
Snow, Mike (2nd) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Perry, Tim (11th)
Clark, William (3rd) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: Trans SC: Trans 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HR 1325 Kelly, Shirley Drinkwater; commend
Evans, Mike A (28th) Pinholster, Garland (15th) Snelling, Bob (99th)
Grindley, Jr., George H (35th) Clark, William (3rd) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: SC: 03/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1350 McDonald, Larry; 15th anniversary of his death; express gratitude
Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th) Coan, Michael T (82nd) Joyce, Brian D (1st)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 S - Passed/Adopted

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98

TR> HR 1350 McDonald, Larry; 15th anniversary of his death; express gratitude Franklin, Jr., Robert L (39th) Coan, Michael T (82nd) Joyce, Brian D (1st) HC: SC: 03/18/98 S - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98