Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative Ann R Purcell
HB 223 Teachers Retirement; post- retirement benefit adjustment
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Cummings, Bill (27th) Shanahan, Tom E (10th)
McBee, Louise (88th) Baker, Thurbert E (70th) (Resigned)
HC: Ret SC: 01/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 318 Ad valorem tax exemption; certain fruit or nut plants
Ray, Robert F (128th) Royal, A. Richard (164th) Hudson, Newt (156th)
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: W&M SC: 01/30/97 H - Read 1st Time
HB 400 Teachers Ret; service in certain private schools; creditable service
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Porter, DuBose (143rd) Hudson, Newt (156th)
Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Parrish, Larry (Butch) J (144th) Barfoot, Fisher (155th)
HC: Ret SC: 02/04/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 422 Special license plates; "Supporting Public Schools"
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Sims, Chuck (167th) Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th)
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Purcell, Ann R (147th) Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: MotV SC: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
HB 585 Child support; noncustodial parent; provide location of child
Day, Jr., C. Burke (153rd) Mueller, Anne O'Quin (152nd) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
Thomas, Regina (148th) Pelote, Dorothy B (149th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/17/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 686 Attorney gen; provision of counsel; certain correctional officials
Greene, Gerald E (158th) Walker, Larry (141st) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th)
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Hanner, Robert P (159th)
HC: Judy SC: 02/24/97 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 740 Richmond Hill Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Auth; membership
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: LLeg SC: 02/25/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 802 Effingham County; state court judge; salary
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: LLeg SC: 02/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 827 Dentistry; licensure; amend provisions
Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: H&E SC: 03/03/97 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 991 Length of vehicles and loads; tandem trailers; warning signs
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Greene, Gerald E (158th)
HC: Trans SC: 03/14/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1072 Education; preenrollment of 2-year-olds; immunizations
Rogers, Carl (20th) Tolbert, Scott (25th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
Williams, Robin L (114th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
HC: Ed SC: 03/28/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1209 Adulterated or mishandled food; markings; penalties
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th)
HC: Ag SC: CAFF 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1211 Agricultural dealers; warehousemen; breach of bond
Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ag SC: Ag 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1212 Structural Pest Control Comm; membership; include Comm of Agri
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th)
HC: Ag SC: CAFF 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1242 Cotton; authorize assessment per bale
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ag SC: Ag 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1253 Georgia State Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP); enact
James, Lynmore (140th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th)
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Tillman, Eugene C (173rd) Canty, Henrietta M (52nd)
HC: Ag SC: Ag 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1269 Torts; health plans; require ordinary diligence
Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Williams, Robin L (114th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
HC: Judy SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1287 Alcoholic beverages; certain offenses; change penalties
Hecht, Greg K (97th) Golden, Tim (177th) Lee, William J (94th)
Randall, William (Billy) C (127th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: RBev SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1315 Shrimp; seafood; boating safety zones; amend provisions
Purcell, Ann R (147th) DeLoach, Buddy (172nd) Lane, Robert (146th)
Hanner, Robert P (159th) Mosley, George H (171st) Thomas, Regina (148th)
HC: GF&P SC: NATR 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1369 Independent Agricultural Crop Consultants Act; enact
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ag SC: 01/28/98 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 1371 Southern Dairy Compact; enact
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ag SC: 01/28/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1428 Schools; middle school grants; eligibility
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ed SC: 01/29/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1432 EPD; issuance of permits; authorize certain refusals
Purcell, Ann R (147th) James, Lynmore (140th) Reaves, Henry L (178th)
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) McCall, Tom (90th) Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: NatR SC: NATR 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1444 Commercial crabbing license; amend provisions
DeLoach, Buddy (172nd) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: GF&P SC: NATR 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1460 4-H clubs and FFA chapters; bonding requirements; exempt
Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
Hudson, Newt (156th) Royal, A. Richard (164th) McCall, Tom (90th)
HC: Ag SC: Ag 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1552 North Georgia College; certain students; scholarship grants
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Parham, Bobby E (122nd) Parrish, Larry (Butch) J (144th)
Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Smyre, Calvin (136th) Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd)
HC: App SC: HED 04/23/98 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 1897 Bryan County; probate court judge; compensation
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
HR 33 House Study Committee on Paternal Responsibility; create
Mosley, George H (171st) Byrd, Roger C (170th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
Royal, A. Richard (164th) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Barfoot, Fisher (155th)
HC: H&E SC: 01/14/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 465 House Study Comm on Business Incentives for Agriculture; create
McCall, Tom (90th) Greene, Gerald E (158th) Reaves, Henry L (178th)
James, Lynmore (140th) Purcell, Ann R (147th) Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: Rules SC: 03/13/97 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 763 First Baptist Church of Springfield; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 01/13/98 H - Passed/Adopted

HR 802 DeWitt, Al; condolences
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 01/14/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 803 Schwabe, Herbert L.; condolences
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: SC: 01/14/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 804 Smalls, Samuel; condolences
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 01/14/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 805 Burgstiner, Dr. Carson B. "Bucky"; condolences
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 01/14/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 811 Georgia; agricultural disaster area; urge Congress declare
Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
James, Lynmore (140th) McCall, Tom (90th) Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th)
HC: Ag SC: 01/26/98 H - Favorably Reported
HR 836 Georgia Farm Bureau Federation; invite president to House
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Rules SC: 01/27/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 842 Red imported fire ant; urge federal govt increase funds to eradicate
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ag SC: Ag 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HR 843 Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus; urge federal government increase funds
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ag SC: Ag 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HR 856 Federal Crop Insurance Program; urge federal government revise laws
James, Lynmore (140th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Sims, Chuck (167th)
Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ag SC: Ag 04/23/98 Signed by Governor
HR 868 Burnsed, E. James; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: SC: 01/28/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 912 Davis, Louis; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 01/29/98 H - Passed/Adopted

HR 913 Hartzog, Charles; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 01/29/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 968 Torrescano, Greg; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
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 983 Pidcock, Frank Ramsey, III; condolences
Greene, Gerald E (158th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
Floyd, Johnny W (138th) James, Lynmore (140th) Holland, Ray (157th)
HC: SC: 02/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 995 Migrant farm workers; urge U. S. DOL to ensure adequate number
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Ag SC: 03/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1006 Jackson, Rachel; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 02/05/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1007 Paulk, Gail; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 02/05/98 H - Passed/Adopted
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 1126 Agricultural disaster area desig- nations; commend Ag Dept & Comm
Greene, Gerald E (158th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th)
McCall, Tom (90th) Purcell, Ann R (147th) James, Lynmore (140th)
HC: SC: 02/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1133 Georgia Emergency Management Agency; commend
Greene, Gerald E (158th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th)
McCall, Tom (90th) Purcell, Ann R (147th) James, Lynmore (140th)
HC: SC: 02/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1134 Joint Study Comm on Vocational Student Organizations; create
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Floyd, Johnny W (138th)
James, Lynmore (140th) McCall, Tom (90th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/20/98 H - Read 2nd Time

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 1162 Hartzog, Charles; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 02/23/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1225 L. Carlton Gill Highway; designate
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: Trans SC: 03/05/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HR 1237 Georgia National Guard 117th Air Control Squadron; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th)
HC: SC: 03/05/98 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 1369 Todd, Dr. Willie Grier; commend
Purcell, Ann R (147th) Greene, Gerald E (158th)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted

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

L (75th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Purcell, Ann R (147th) HC: SC: 03/12/98 H - Passed/Adopted HR 1369 Todd, Dr. Willie Grier; commend Purcell, Ann R (147th) Greene, Gerald E (158th) HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98