Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative Tom Sherrill
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 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 353 Charter Schools Act of 1997; enact (13)
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Trense, Sharon (44th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: Ed SC: Ed 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 354 Charter Schools Act of 1997; amend provisions
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Trense, Sharon (44th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: Ed SC: 02/03/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 468 Drivers' licenses; driver education course; under age 18
Ladd, Bart (59th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: MotV SC: 02/07/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 471 State symbols; designate official state tartan
Dixon, Sonny A (150th) (Resigned) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
Lewis, Walter Jeffrey (14th)
HC: SPCA SC: 02/10/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 518 Income tax; credit; certain long-term care insurance
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Heard, Keith G (89th) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Stancil, Frank E (91st) McBee, Louise (88th)
HC: W&M SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 534 Real property; drug-related activity; redefine terms
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Polak, Michael C (67th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Jenkins, Curtis S (110th) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th)
HC: SJudy SC: 02/13/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 551 Homestead exemption; cert waivers; applicable until properly filed
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Trense, Sharon (44th)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: W&M SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 679 Hotels and motels; excise and sales taxes; aggregate amount
Polak, Michael C (67th) Royal, A. Richard (164th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th) Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/21/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 685 Office of Highway Safety; certain employees; peace officers
Twiggs, Ralph (8th) Dobbs, Denny M (92nd) Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: PubS SC: 02/24/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 707 Criminal trespass; solicitation of employment; permission of owner
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: SJudy SC: 02/24/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 747 Telephones; residential lines; block 976 and 900 calls
Jenkins, Curtis S (110th) Holland, Ray (157th) Lewis, Walter Jeffrey (14th)
Shanahan, Tom E (10th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: Ind SC: 02/25/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 898 Electronic Filing Act of 1997; enact
Polak, Michael C (67th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) McBee, Louise (88th) Heard, Keith G (89th)
HC: Ind SC: 03/11/97 H - Recommitted
HB 950 Stone Mtn Memorial Association; capital improvement fund; create
Henson, Michele (65th) Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Teper, Doug (61st)
Hegstrom, June (66th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Williams, Betty Jo (63rd)
HC: SI&P SC: 03/11/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1059 Home schooled children; HOPE scholarships; qualifications
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: Ed SC: 03/25/97 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 1255 Schools; loitering on premises; prohibit; penalty
Dobbs, Denny M (92nd) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Lane, Robert (146th)
Walker, Larry (141st)
HC: Ed SC: 02/26/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1407 Decatur, City of; city manager; repeal certain powers and duties
McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Polak, Michael C (67th) Mobley, Barbara J (69th)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) O'Neal, Earl L (75th) Maddox, George (72nd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1420 Telemarketing; advance payments; prohibitions
Polak, Michael C (67th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Stallings, Tracy (100th) McBee, Louise (88th) Harbin, Ben (113th)
HC: Ind SC: CAFF 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1513 Income tax; qualified caregiving expenses; provide for credit
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
Heard, Keith G (89th) Polak, Michael C (67th)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 04/14/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1530 Driver education; public school grants; income tax credit
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Polak, Michael C (67th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/27/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1545 Charities; registration renewal; include additional information
Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: Ind SC: 02/06/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1625 Tax returns; failure to disclose cert info; notification
Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/24/98 H - Favorably Reported
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
HB 1866 DeKalb County; family court div; authorize as pilot project
Hegstrom, June (66th) McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Polak, Michael C (67th)
Henson, Michele (65th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Williams, Betty Jo (63rd)
HC: Judy SC: 03/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1903 Metropolitan area planning and development commissions; membership
Hegstrom, June (66th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Snow, Mike (2nd)
Holmes, Bob (53rd)
HC: SPCA SC: 03/12/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 573 House Study Committee on Transportation; create
Dobbs, Denny M (92nd) Mosley, George H (171st) Hudson, Sistie G (120th)
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Everett, Doug (163rd)
HC: Rules SC: 03/21/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 862 Senior Week at the Capitol; declare the week of January 26-30, 1998
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Lucas, David E (124th) McClinton, JoAnn (68th)
Davis, Grace W (48th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
HC: SC: 01/28/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 977 Teachers who have died from violence; honor
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
O'Neal, Earl L (75th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th)
HC: SC: 02/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1156 Read Across America campaign; endorse
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 02/23/98 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 1261 O'Neal, Glenn Ann; commend
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: SC: 03/09/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1265 Hse Study Committee on Pilot Proj Family Court for DeKalb County
Hegstrom, June (66th) Polak, Michael C (67th) McClinton, JoAnn (68th)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Davis, J. Max (60th)
HC: Rules SC: 03/12/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 1286 Georgia Preschool Association and teachers; commend
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 03/12/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1384 TV-Turnoff Week; recognize April 22-28, 1998
Sherrill, Tom (62nd)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1472 Barfoot, Representative Fisher; commend
Lane, Robert (146th) Dobbs, Denny M (92nd) Bates, Kermit (179th)
Mosley, George H (171st) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Everett, Doug (163rd)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted

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

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