Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative Kenneth W Birdsong
HB 286 Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit; add judge
Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
Jenkins, Curtis S (110th) Stancil, Frank E (91st)
HC: Judy SC: / / H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 495 Employees' Retirement; certain tax officials; age & creditable serv
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Harbin, Ben (113th) Williams, Robin L (114th)
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) McBee, Louise (88th)
HC: Ret SC: 02/10/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 549 Income tax; retirement income exclusion; increase
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Royal, A. Richard (164th) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd) Ray, Robert F (128th) Cummings, Bill (27th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/13/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 550 License plates & decals; non- wartime disabled vets; provide free
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Epps, Carl Von (131st)
Cummings, Bill (27th) Sims, Chuck (167th) Poag, Judy N (6th)
HC: MotV SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 615 Special license plates; veterans; lower manufacturing fee
Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Cummings, Bill (27th) Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
Lewis, Walter Jeffrey (14th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Dixon, Sonny A (150th) (Resigned)
HC: MotV SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HB 710 Macon Water Authority Act; amend provisions
Ray, Robert F (128th) Lucas, David E (124th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th) Graves, David B (125th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 02/27/97 S - Read 1st Time
HB 953 Law enf officers; certain arrest entry; require search warrant
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: SJudy SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HB 979 Service cancelable educational loans; Georgia National Guard
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd)
Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: USys SC: 03/13/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1043 Employees' Retirement; serv in cert tax office; creditable serv
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: Ret SC: 03/21/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1185 J Wm Fulbright Educational Exchange Program; provisions
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Porter, DuBose (143rd) Walker, Larry (141st)
Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Connell, Jack (115th)
HC: Ed SC: Ed 03/27/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1325 Veterans; job training and employment assistance; preference
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: D&VA SC: 02/02/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1385 Public schools; provide closure on Veterans Day
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd)
Sims, Chuck (167th) Stephens, Ron (150th) Bunn, Barbara Jean (74th)
HC: Ed SC: 03/05/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1424 Income tax; increase retirement income exclusion
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Royal, A. Richard (164th)
Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Walker, Larry (141st) Coleman, Terry L (142nd)
HC: W&M SC: F&PU 04/23/98 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 1516 Ga National Guard; service cancelable educational loans
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) DeLoach, Buddy (172nd)
Stephens, Ron (150th) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Smith, Clint (19th)
HC: D&VA SC: D&VA 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1523 Special license plates; Pearl Harbor veterans; lower fees
Parham, Bobby E (122nd) Cummings, Bill (27th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: MotV SC: 02/05/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1746 Jones County; board of commissioners; amend provisions
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1780 Jones County; sheriff; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1781 Jones County; probate court judge; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1782 Jones County; tax commissioner; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1783 Jones County; superior court clerk; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1825 Open meetings; change in time or place; notice
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: Judy SC: 03/03/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1852 Twiggs County; superior court clerk and employees; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/10/98 S - Read 1st Time
HB 1853 Twiggs County; coroner; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/10/98 S - Read 1st Time
HB 1854 Twiggs County; chief magistrate; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/10/98 S - Read 1st Time
HB 1855 Twiggs County; board of commissioners; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/10/98 S - Read 1st Time
HB 1856 Twiggs County; sheriff and employees; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/10/98 S - Read 1st Time
HB 1857 Twiggs County; tax commissioner and employees; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/10/98 S - Read 1st Time
HB 1858 Twiggs County; probate court judge and employees; compensation
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/10/98 S - Read 1st Time
HR 611 Bridge over Shellstone Creek; urge DOT name Ben Jessup Bridge
Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
Dixon, Harry D (168th) Connell, Jack (115th)
HC: Trans SC: 03/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 771 Scott, Brandelyn; commend
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: SC: 01/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 863 Ga Nat'l Guard Day; declare; invite Major General Bland to House
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd)
Bunn, Barbara Jean (74th) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: Rules SC: 01/30/98 H - Passed/Adopted

HR 873 Ga ROTC Cadets; urge participation in US veterans' memorial services
Hudson, Newt (156th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Royal, A. Richard (164th)
Scott, James A (165th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: D&VA SC: 02/10/98 H - Favorably Reported
HR 878 Georgia Public Television; recognize
Hudson, Newt (156th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Royal, A. Richard (164th)
Scott, James A (165th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: SC: 01/29/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 879 Rowe, Trooper First Class Grant C.; commend
Hudson, Newt (156th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Royal, A. Richard (164th)
Scott, James A (165th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: SC: 01/29/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 930 Veterans; post-traumatic stress disorder; benefits
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
Smith, Clint (19th) Mann, Harold M (5th)
HC: D&VA SC: 02/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 943 Tattnall Square Academy football team; invite to House
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Graves, David B (125th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
Ray, Robert F (128th) Lucas, David E (124th) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/09/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 996 "Pete Wheeler Ga War Veterans Memorial Complex"; designate
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Walker, Larry (141st)
Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Connell, Jack (115th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
HC: D&VA SC: D&VA 03/06/98 S - Read 2nd Time ( ) (Sub )
HR 1008 Childs, Dauphin Vesro, Jr.; condolences
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: SC: 02/05/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1052 Rogers, Brittney; invite to House
Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
HC: Rules SC: 02/16/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1227 Tattnall Square Academy girls basketball team; invite to House
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
Graves, David B (125th) Lee, William J (94th)
HC: SC: 03/05/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1228 Reid, Coach Richard; commend
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
Graves, David B (125th) Lee, William J (94th)
HC: SC: 03/05/98 H - Passed/Adopted

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

> Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th) Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th) Graves, David B (125th) Lee, William J (94th) HC: SC: 03/05/98 H - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98