Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative John Phillip Yates
HB 9 Income tax; annual adjustments; Consumer Price Index
Kaye, Mitchell (37th) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
Sanders, Bill (107th) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th)
HC: W&M 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 1138 Covenant Marriage Act; enact
Walker, Len (87th) Byrd, Roger C (170th) Crews, Ronald A (78th)
Mills, James W (21st) Smith, Tommy (169th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1281 Special license plates; "Choose Life"
Crews, Ronald A (78th) Powell, Alan T (23rd) Rice, Tom R (79th)
Hudgens, Ralph T (24th) Walker, Len (87th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: MotV SC: 01/16/98 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 1376 Co boards of health; membership; school superintendent's designee
Yates, John Phillip (106th) Sanders, Bill (107th)
HC: H&E SC: 01/28/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1443 Spalding Co; bd of commissioners; residency requirements
Yates, John Phillip (106th) Sanders, Bill (107th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 02/19/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1508 Human cloning; prohibit; penalties
Mills, James W (21st) Hammontree, James A (4th) Wiles, John J (34th)
Crews, Ronald A (78th) Walker, Len (87th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: H&E SC: 02/04/98 H - Read 2nd Time
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 1653 Coweta County; homestead exemption; certain residents
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/02/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1664 Georgia Commission on the Holocaust; create
Henson, Michele (65th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Teper, Doug (61st)
Orrock, Nan (56th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SPCA SC: Rules 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
HR 1 Initiative petition process - CA
Kaye, Mitchell (37th) Irvin, Robert A (45th) Johnston, Ralph L (81st)
Mills, James W (21st) Yates, John Phillip (106th) Walker, Len (87th)
HC: Rules SC: 01/16/97 H - Read 2nd Time
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 516 Local sch systems; General Assem provide for finance & support - CA
Sanders, Bill (107th) Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: Ind SC: 03/17/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 798 Guy, Wanda; commend
Yates, John Phillip (106th) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Smith, Lynn R (103rd)
HC: SC: 01/14/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 971 Stripling, Lauren; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 02/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 979 Edgar, Honorable Jim; commend
Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd) Yates, John Phillip (106th) Sanders, Bill (107th)
Walker, Len (87th) Everett, Doug (163rd)
HC: SC: 02/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 985 Boggs, Mr. and Mrs. Henry; commend
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 02/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted

HR 1219 Melton, Quimby, Jr.; commend
Smith, Larry (109th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Lee, William J (94th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th) Sanders, Bill (107th) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: SC: 03/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1314 Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1330 Hardin, Jim; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1331 Eidson, Reverend Travis H.; condolences
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1346 Hunter, Vernon; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Brown, Jeff (130th) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/16/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1373 Central Baptist Church of Newnan; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1374 Headley, William V.; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1375 Newnan-Coweta Habitat for Humanity; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1422 CLICK program and Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1423 Kid's Castle Park and Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce; commend
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th)
Yates, John Phillip (106th)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted

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

Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Westmoreland, Lynn A (104th) Brown, Jeff (130th) Yates, John Phillip (106th) HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98