Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative Maretta M Taylor
HB 59 Sales tax exemption; cert sales by postsecondary ed organizations
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
Smyre, Calvin (136th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: W&M SC: 01/14/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 181 University Sys; cert instructors; require teaching experience
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
Trense, Sharon (44th)
HC: USys SC: 01/17/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 198 Teachers Retirement; forfeited leave; creditable service
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: Ret SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 199 Teachers Retirement; 27 years of service
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: Ret SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 200 Teachers Retirement; 25 years of service; certain membership
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buckner, Gail M (95th)
HC: Ret SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 201 Teachers Retirement; early retirement; reduce penalty
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: Ret SC: 01/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 203 Teachers Retirement; forfeited leave; creditable service (3)
McBee, Louise (88th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: Ret SC: Ret 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
HB 359 Insurance; prohibit discrimination against abuse victims
Canty, Henrietta M (52nd) Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Hegstrom, June (66th)
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd) McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: Ins SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 405 School attendance; mandatory age; raise to 18
Dukes, Winfred (161st) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Porter, DuBose (143rd)
O'Neal, Earl L (75th) Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd) Smyre, Calvin (136th)
HC: Ed SC: 02/04/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 409 QBE; authorized curriculum; include driver's education (5)
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
HC: Ed SC: Ed 04/23/98 Signed by Governor

HB 458 Public officers; oath of office; amend provisions
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Polak, Michael C (67th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) West, Jack (101st)
HC: Judy SC: SLGO 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 498 State funds; prohibit expending for behavior inconsistent with law
Smith, Tommy (169th) Byrd, Roger C (170th) Mosley, George H (171st)
Dixon, Harry D (168th) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: IGC SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 512 Long Term Care Choice Act of 1997; enact
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smyre, Calvin (136th) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: H&E SC: 02/11/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 586 Home study programs; amend provisions
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Pelote, Dorothy B (149th)
Turnquest, Henrietta (73rd) O'Neal, Earl L (75th) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th)
HC: Ed SC: 02/17/97 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 728 Probation services agreements; contract with private entity
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Smyre, Calvin (136th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: SI&P SC: 02/25/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 729 QBE; certain programs; cri- teria for allocation of funds
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
HC: Ed SC: 02/25/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 738 Elections; polls remain open until 8:00 pm
Heard, Keith G (89th) Walker, Larry (141st) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) McBee, Louise (88th)
HC: GAff SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
HB 884 Education loans; failure to pay; deny cert occup licenses (12)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Polak, Michael C (67th)
HC: Ind SC: Ed 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
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 1090 Juries; peremptory challenges; panel size; amend provisions
Buckner, Gail M (95th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Thomas, Regina (148th)
Hudson, Sistie G (120th)
HC: Judy SC: 01/12/98 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 1120 Health insurance; GYN exam for ovarian cancer; require coverage
Pelote, Dorothy B (149th) Mueller, Anne O'Quin (152nd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Thomas, Regina (148th) Williams, Betty Jo (63rd)
HC: Ins SC: 02/19/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1223 Drivers' licenses; require driver ed course; public schools offer
Epps, Carl Von (131st) Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: MotV SC: 01/15/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1271 Children; persons supervising; criminal records checks
Dukes, Winfred (161st) Sinkfield, Georganna T (57th) Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd)
McBee, Louise (88th) McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: C&Y SC: 03/03/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1275 Insurers; domestic abuse victims; prohibit discrimination
Stanley, Pamela A (49th) Stanley, Lanett (50th) Canty, Henrietta M (52nd)
McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: Ins SC: 02/10/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
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 1341 Criminal trespass; certain property; no offense
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: SJudy SC: 02/17/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1478 Funeral directors and embalmers; apprenticeships; amend provisions
Sims, Chuck (167th) West, Jack (101st) DeLoach, George L (119th)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Snow, Mike (2nd)
HC: H&E SC: 02/20/98 H - Favorably Reported
HB 1550 Loc govt; school construction; transfer of property to bds of ed
Teper, Doug (61st) Porter, DuBose (143rd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Williams, Betty Jo (63rd) Royal, A. Richard (164th)
HC: Ed SC: Ed 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1561 Students; certain withdrawal from school; waiver of certain rights
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Barnes, Roy E (33rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Barnard, Terry (154th) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th)
HC: Ed SC: 02/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1562 Postsecondary remedial instruction; submission of certain reports
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Martin, James L (145th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th) Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
HC: USys SC: 02/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1595 Columbus, City of; municipal court; fees and costs
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smyre, Calvin (136th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor

HB 1705 Tech & Adult Ed; Archives & Hist; authorize certain library funding
Smyre, Calvin (136th) Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
HC: USys SC: 02/18/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1753 Schools; certain construction projects; remove limitation
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Smyre, Calvin (136th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: Ed SC: 02/26/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1786 Sales tax; exempt certain home study program yearbooks
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/27/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1880 QBE; certain funds; req spending 100% on media center materials
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
HC: Ed SC: 03/10/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 163 Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc; invite to House
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Jones, Vernon A (71st)
HC: Rules SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 1st Time
HR 415 Lead Poisoning Prevention Week in Ga; recognize 3rd week in Aug
Thomas, Regina (148th) Orrock, Nan (56th) Mobley, Barbara J (69th)
Turnquest, Henrietta (73rd) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: H&E SC: 03/06/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 590 House Study Committee on Juvenile Justice; create
Sinkfield, Georganna T (57th) Buckner, Gail M (95th) McClinton, JoAnn (68th)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: Rules SC: 03/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 610 House Teen Courts Study Committee; create
Buckner, Gail M (95th) Sinkfield, Georganna T (57th) McClinton, JoAnn (68th)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Anderson, Alberta J (116th)
HC: Rules SC: 03/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 834 Alpha Kappa Alpha; invite Dr. Payton-Stewart to House
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Stanley, Lanett (50th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Smyre, Calvin (136th)
HC: Rules SC: 01/29/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 872 Worldwide Cancer Prayer Day; urge observance
Bohannon, Pamela W (139th) Crews, Ronald A (78th) Thomas, Regina (148th)
Stallings, Tracy (100th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
HC: Rules SC: 02/20/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 932 Jt Co Ext Family & Consumer Science Agent Study Comm; create
Buckner, Gail M (95th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Teague, Sharon Beasley (58th) McBee, Louise (88th) Pelote, Dorothy B (149th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/03/98 H - Read 2nd Time

HR 936 Jones, Kurtis; condolences
Smyre, Calvin (136th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: SC: 01/30/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 937 Thompson, Reverend Tony, Jr.; condolences
Smyre, Calvin (136th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: SC: 01/30/98 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 978 Ashley, Gary; commend
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 02/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 992 Ga Chapter of the Amer Academy of Pediatrics; inv delegates to House
Buckner, Gail M (95th) Pelote, Dorothy B (149th) Thomas, Regina (148th)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Stanley, Lanett (50th) Mobley, Barbara J (69th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/09/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 999 Jt Study Comm on High School Tech Career Academies; create
Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/06/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 1056 House Study Committee on Child Support Collection; create
McClinton, JoAnn (68th) Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Pelote, Dorothy B (149th) Hegstrom, June (66th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 1057 Thomas, Kenneth H., Jr.; commend
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd) Smyre, Calvin (136th)
HC: SC: 02/12/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1093 Insurance; urge coverage for ovarian cancer diagnostic studies
Pelote, Dorothy B (149th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Mueller, Anne O'Quin (152nd) Buckner, Gail M (95th) Thomas, Regina (148th)
HC: Ins SC: 02/18/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 1104 Page Day at the Capitol; designate February 17, 1998
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 02/17/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1108 Albany State University Rams and Coach Hampton Smith; invite to
Dukes, Winfred (161st) Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd) Everett, Doug (163rd)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hanner, Robert P (159th) Royal, A. Richard (164th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/23/98 H - Passed/Adopted

HR 1110 Advocates for crime victims; invite representatives to House
Buckner, Gail M (95th) Hegstrom, June (66th) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/18/98 H - Read 1st Time
HR 1121 Columbus Day at the State Capitol; recognize February 26, 1998
Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Smyre, Calvin (136th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: SC: 02/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1151 Atlanta Chapter of the (NAACP); commend
Brooks, Tyrone (54th) Teper, Doug (61st) McKinney, J. E (51st)
Davis, Grace W (48th) Canty, Henrietta M (52nd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
HC: SC: 02/20/98 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 1161 Booker, Juanita C.; commend
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smyre, Calvin (136th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: SC: 02/23/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1172 Contreras, Dr. Franisco; invite to House
Bohannon, Pamela W (139th) Hudgens, Ralph T (24th) Crews, Ronald A (78th)
Pelote, Dorothy B (149th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Trense, Sharon (44th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/26/98 H - Read 1st Time
HR 1190 Discovery Garden Club; commend
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: SC: 03/02/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1191 Advocates for crime victims; commend
Buckner, Gail M (95th) Hegstrom, June (66th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th)
HC: SC: 03/02/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1226 Delta Sigma Theta Sorority; invite to House
Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Stanley, Pamela A (49th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Sinkfield, Georganna T (57th)
HC: Rules SC: 03/10/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1251 House Ovarian Cancer Study Committee; create
Pelote, Dorothy B (149th) Stanley, Lanett (50th) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
DeLoach, George L (119th) Walker, Larry (141st) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
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 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 1316 Banks, Charlie Mae Miles; commend
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Smyre, Calvin (136th)
Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: SC: 03/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1317 Pierce, Honorable Barbara; commend
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Smyre, Calvin (136th)
Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: SC: 03/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1318 Woodson, Honorable Evelyn "Mimi"; commend
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Smyre, Calvin (136th)
Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
HC: SC: 03/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1352 Morrow, Charles Benjamin; condolences
Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smyre, Calvin (136th) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: SC: 03/16/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1415 McClung, A. J.; commend
Smyre, Calvin (136th) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd)
Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted

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

> Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Smyre, Calvin (136th) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd) HC: SC: 03/16/98 H - Passed/Adopted HR 1415 McClung, A. J.; commend Smyre, Calvin (136th) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Culbreth, Ronnie (132nd) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) HC: SC: 03/19/98 H - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98