Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative Jim Martin
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 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 269 Atlanta Judicial Circuit; add judge
Holmes, Bob (53rd) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
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 387 Motor vehicles; joint interest; certificate of title
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: MotV SC: Trans 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 511 Motor vehicles; certain records; bulk distribution
Powell, Alan T (23rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd) Martin, Jim (47th)
Greene, Gerald E (158th)
HC: MotV SC: 02/11/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 514 Handicapped persons; speculative priv residences
Martin, Jim (47th) Brooks, Tyrone (54th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
Orrock, Nan (56th) Ray, Robert F (128th) Henson, Michele (65th)
HC: Ind SC: 02/20/97 H - Recommitted
HB 522 District attorney; redefine
Martin, Jim (47th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Allen, Ben (117th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 523 Concealed weapons; licensure; exempt municipal and city judges
Martin, Jim (47th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Allen, Ben (117th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/24/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 525 Interlocutory appeal; cert recon- sideration motions; no time ext
Martin, Jim (47th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
HC: Judy SC: 02/11/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 610 Pawnbrokers; title pawn transactions; amend provisions
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Martin, Jim (47th)
Dukes, Winfred (161st)
HC: SJudy SC: 02/18/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 666 MARTA; contracts; amend provisions
Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned) Martin, Jim (47th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
HC: SPCA SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Am)
HB 730 Taxation; prop assess; education; local fair share funds computation
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/25/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 763 Trial jurors; examination in panels; repeal provisions
Martin, Jim (47th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Tolbert, Scott (25th) Wiles, John J (34th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 842 Bias Crimes Information and Documentation Act; enact
Teper, Doug (61st) Martin, Jim (47th) Polak, Michael C (67th)
Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Brooks, Tyrone (54th)
HC: SJudy SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 926 Eminent domain; pipeline companies; tree cutting
Martin, Jim (47th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/11/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 993 Legal rep; corp & ltd liability companies; prohibitions; exception
Martin, Jim (47th) Walker, Larry (141st) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/14/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1007 Infectious diseases; cert harm reduction program; auth studies
Martin, Jim (47th) McKinney, J. E (51st) Orrock, Nan (56th)
HC: H&E SC: 02/26/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1057 Communications Fraud Act of 1997; enact
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/25/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1058 Financial institutions; multiparty accounts; rights of survivorship
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/25/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1097 Juvenile courts; certain children aged 13 to 17; jurisdiction
Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Martin, Jim (47th) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
Maddox, George (72nd)
HC: SJudy SC: 01/12/98 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 1101 Georgia Health Care Authorities Law; enact
Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th) Martin, Jim (47th) Hudson, Sistie G (120th)
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Shaw, Jay (176th) Orrock, Nan (56th)
HC: H&E SC: H&HS 03/05/98 S - Lost (CSFA )
HB 1131 Mental health; certain services; repeal automatic repealer
Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th) Martin, Jim (47th) Snow, Mike (2nd)
Orrock, Nan (56th) Jones, Vernon A (71st) Henson, Michele (65th)
HC: H&E SC: H&HS 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1164 Serious violent felony conviction; deny 1st offender treatment
Walker, Larry (141st) Martin, Jim (47th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
Lee, William J (94th) Connell, Jack (115th) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1165 Crime victims; restitution; require by certain offenders
Walker, Larry (141st) Martin, Jim (47th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
Lee, William J (94th) Connell, Jack (115th) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1199 Georgia Municipal Courts Training Council; membership; appointment
McBee, Louise (88th) Martin, Jim (47th) Hudgens, Ralph T (24th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1200 Magistrates; training requirements
McBee, Louise (88th) Martin, Jim (47th) Hudgens, Ralph T (24th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1222 Hosp authorities; cert certified audits; remove requirement
Martin, Jim (47th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
Teper, Doug (61st) Davis, Grace W (48th) McKinney, J. E (51st)
HC: H&E SC: H&HS 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1226 Wills, trusts, and estates; amend to add certain short titles
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Teper, Doug (61st) Tolbert, Scott (25th) Wiles, John J (34th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1227 Retirement and Pensions Code; corrections
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Teper, Doug (61st) Tolbert, Scott (25th) Wiles, John J (34th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1228 Code of Georgia; corrections
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Teper, Doug (61st) Tolbert, Scott (25th) Wiles, John J (34th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1229 Elections Code; corrections
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Teper, Doug (61st) Tolbert, Scott (25th) Richardson, James G (26th)
HC: Judy SC: SJUD 03/27/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1270 Fire depts; requirements; certain council establish
Twiggs, Ralph (8th) Poag, Judy N (6th) Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Martin, Jim (47th) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: PubS SC: PUBS 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1277 Basic Bathroom Standards Act of 1998; enact
Martin, Jim (47th) Teper, Doug (61st) Ray, Robert F (128th)
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Orrock, Nan (56th) Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
HC: Ind SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1288 Minors; deprivation cases; appointment of guardian ad litem
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Martin, Jim (47th) Lee, William J (94th)
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1289 PSC; cert radioactive material; regulate transportation
Hegstrom, June (66th) Orrock, Nan (56th) Martin, Jim (47th)
Mobley, Barbara J (69th) McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Stanley, Pamela A (49th)
HC: HumR SC: 01/29/98 H - Unfavorably Reported
HB 1290 Juvenile court judges; training expenses; court orders; rehearings
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Martin, Jim (47th) Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
Davis, J. Max (60th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1291 Juveniles; felony or delinquent act; release name
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Martin, Jim (47th) Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
Randall, William (Billy) C (127th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Davis, Grace W (48th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/28/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1293 Juvenile proceedings; transfer to child's county of residence
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Martin, Jim (47th) Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/28/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1307 Child support recovery; certain employer reports; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Teper, Doug (61st) Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1308 Alimony and child support; family support registry; provisions
Martin, Jim (47th) Teper, Doug (61st) Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/26/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1323 GA Indigent Defense Council; use of private funds; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Teper, Doug (61st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1327 Workers' compensation; amend provisions
Smith, Larry (109th) Howard, Henry L (118th) Bannister, Charles E (77th)
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: IndR SC: &L 04/23/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1332 Physician's assistants; certain prescriptions; register with DEA
Martin, Jim (47th) Skipper, Jimmy (137th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Titus, III, Theo (180th) Hudson, Sistie G (120th) Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th)
HC: H&E SC: 01/27/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1343 Green treefrog; designate as official state amphibian
Titus, III, Theo (180th) Martin, Jim (47th) Walker, Len (87th)
Massey, Warren (86th) Sanders, Bill (107th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: Ag SC: 02/02/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1361 DOT; opposition to certain projects; limit actions
Irvin, Robert A (45th) Martin, Jim (47th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
HC: Trans SC: 01/28/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1522 Intangible recording tax; clerk of superior court collect
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1539 Green treefrog; designate as official state amphibian
Titus, III, Theo (180th) Yates, John Phillip (106th) Parsons, Don L (40th)
Bates, Kermit (179th) Sanders, Bill (107th) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Ag SC: 02/09/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1549 Public meetings; Attorney General bring action to enforce laws
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Martin, Jim (47th)
Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1583 Psychologists; prescription of drugs; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th) Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
Irvin, Robert A (45th) McBee, Louise (88th)
HC: H&E SC: 02/10/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1585 Children; removal from home; preservation and reunification
Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Martin, Jim (47th) Mobley, Barbara J (69th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/14/98 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 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 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 1662 Title insurance; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/13/98 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 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 1730 Judicial officers; certain civil actions against; attorney's fees
Walker, Larry (141st) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Dix, Scott (76th)
Davis, J. Max (60th) Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/10/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1791 Minors; contributing to delinquency of; penalties
Connell, Jack (115th) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/02/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1932 Juvenile proceedings; child not competent; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/19/98 H - Read 1st Time
HR 172 St health ins sys; General Assembly provide by general law - CA
Holmes, Bob (53rd) Hegstrom, June (66th) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
Stanley, Lanett (50th) Stanley, Pamela A (49th) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: H&E SC: 02/04/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 920 Mershon, Sandy; condolences
Orrock, Nan (56th) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: SC: 01/29/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 939 Sales tax; unlawful collection on food; urge Dept. of Rev take action
Heckstall, Joe (55th) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th) Holmes, Bob (53rd)
Bunn, Barbara Jean (74th) Martin, Jim (47th) Crews, Ronald A (78th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/03/98 H - Read 2nd Time

HR 1186 Hamilton, Grace Towns; honor life of; invite biographers to House
Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Sinkfield, Georganna T (57th) Orrock, Nan (56th)
Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Rules SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1208 Cline, Brandon; commend
Martin, Jim (47th) Snow, Mike (2nd)
HC: SC: 03/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1224 Ga Speech-Language Pathology Study Committee; create
Martin, Jim (47th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th) Smith, Clint (19th)
Stallings, Tracy (100th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: Rules SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1230 Regional Transportation Plan; express support for cert projects
Davis, Grace W (48th) McKinney, J. E (51st) Holmes, Bob (53rd)
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Martin, Jim (47th) Brooks, Tyrone (54th)
HC: Trans SC: 03/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 1315 Human Resources, Department of; TB control; commend
Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th) Martin, Jim (47th) Orrock, Nan (56th)
Hegstrom, June (66th) Sinkfield, Georganna T (57th)
HC: SC: 03/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1398 Jordan, Winnie Stancil; condolences
Martin, Jim (47th) Hudgens, Ralph T (24th) Massey, Warren (86th)
Rice, Tom R (79th) Hegstrom, June (66th) Scott, James A (165th)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1403 Inman Middle School; commend
Martin, Jim (47th) Orrock, Nan (56th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1405 PAGE Academic Bowl; commend
Martin, Jim (47th) Harbin, Ben (113th)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted

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

HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted HR 1403 Inman Middle School; commend Martin, Jim (47th) Orrock, Nan (56th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th) HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted HR 1405 PAGE Academic Bowl; commend Martin, Jim (47th) Harbin, Ben (113th) HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98