Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative Jimmy W Benefield
HB 179 Juvenile convicted of felony; court notify school
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Lee, William J (94th) Walker, Larry (141st)
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/17/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 316 Uniform rules of the road; central turn lane
Williams, Jeffrey L (83rd) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Snelling, Bob (99th)
Dobbs, Denny M (92nd)
HC: MotV SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 365 Motor fuel excise tax; state in- crease to offset federal decrease
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Snow, Mike (2nd) Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/03/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 368 Indemnification; state highway employees
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Snow, Mike (2nd) Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th)
Mosley, George H (171st)
HC: Trans SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HB 744 Public records; social security numbers; prohibit disclosure
Grindley, Jr., George H (35th) Lee, William J (94th) Twiggs, Ralph (8th)
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Ray, Robert F (128th) Ehrhart, Earl (36th)
HC: Judy SC: SLGO 03/17/97 S - Read 1st Time
HB 848 Vehicle weights and loads; permits for excess weight and dimensions
Dixon, Sonny A (150th) (Resigned) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: Trans SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 897 Real estate appraisers; redefine; property tax consultant; define
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: Ind SC: 03/07/97 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 1404 Information Technology Policy Council; add member
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) McCall, Tom (90th)
HC: Rules SC: ST&I 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1470 County roads; designated truck routes; load limits; signs
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: Trans SC: Trans 04/20/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1486 Local governments; toll roads and bridges; provisions
Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd)
Sauder, Randy (29th) Coleman, Terry L (142nd)
HC: Trans SC: Trans 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 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 1709 Family violence; violation of protective orders; concurrent juris
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Lee, William J (94th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/19/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1726 Campaign literature; identification of authors; repeal provisions
Davis, J. Max (60th) Richardson, James G (26th) Hammontree, James A (4th)
Shanahan, Tom E (10th) Kaye, Mitchell (37th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/27/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1747 Highways; contracts for surveying and deed preparation; powers
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Hudson, Newt (156th) Porter, DuBose (143rd)
HC: Trans SC: Trans 03/19/98 Amend/Sub Agreed To
HB 1776 Real estate transfer tax; superior court clerk collect and distribute
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Hecht, Greg K (97th) Lee, William J (94th)
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/27/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 171 Indemnification; state highway employees - CA
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Snow, Mike (2nd) Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th)
Mosley, George H (171st)
HC: Trans SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HR 395 Georgia Rail Passenger Authority; study passenger rail service
Smith, Tommy (169th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Coleman, Terry L (142nd)
Mosley, George H (171st) Powell, Alan T (23rd) Stancil, Frank E (91st)
HC: Trans SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HR 464 Joint Georgia Transportation Study Committee; create
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: Rules SC: Rules 03/27/97 S - Passed/Adopted (CS ) (CS )
HR 470 Highways; interstate exits; urge DOT change marking system
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Tolbert, Scott (25th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
Lee, William J (94th) Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Williams, Jeffrey L (83rd)
HC: Trans SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted

HR 482 Riverstone Parkway; designate portion of Ball Ground Highway
Stancil, Steve (16th) Pinholster, Garland (15th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: Trans SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HR 732 Georgia Wildflower Project Trust Fund; create - CA
Pinholster, Garland (15th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Bridges, Sr., Ben D (9th)
Stancil, Steve (16th) Porter, DuBose (143rd)
HC: App SC: 02/02/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HR 969 Dukes, Jake; commend
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Hudson, Newt (156th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Buckner, Gail M (95th)
HC: SC: 02/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1003 Hood, Marsha Mayes; invite to House
Lee, William J (94th) Hecht, Greg K (97th) Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd)
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Buckner, Gail M (95th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/16/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1032 Fed hwy trust funds; express consensus regarding Ga's share
Snelling, Bob (99th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
Davis, J. Max (60th)
HC: Trans SC: 02/17/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1066 Joint Highway Safety Study Committee; create
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Walker, Larry (141st)
Irvin, Robert A (45th) Twiggs, Ralph (8th) Coleman, Terry L (142nd)
HC: Rules SC: Rules 03/12/98 S - Passed/Adopted (CA )
HR 1111 Matthew A. Towery Bridge; designate
Sauder, Randy (29th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st) Walker, Larry (141st)
HC: Trans SC: Trans 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HR 1123 Ashe, Elizabeth; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
Lee, William J (94th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
HC: SC: 02/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1130 Bailey, Kayla Ann; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Hecht, Greg K (97th) Lee, William J (94th)
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: SC: 02/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1132 Georgia optometrists and VISION USA; commend
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd)
HC: SC: 02/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1441 Lamb, Janette; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Hecht, Greg K (97th)
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted

HR 1442 Collins, Lois; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Hecht, Greg K (97th) Lee, William J (94th)
Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1444 Duffey, Ernest; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1445 Rudd, Danny; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1450 Allen, Brenda; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
Hecht, Greg K (97th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1452 Logan, Donald "Don" B.; condolences
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
Hecht, Greg K (97th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1455 Pettis, John and Dorothy; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
Hecht, Greg K (97th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1459 Harshbarger, Ray Z., Sr.; condolences
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1460 Huie, Lucy; commend
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted

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

H - Passed/Adopted HR 1460 Huie, Lucy; commend Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Lee, William J (94th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98