Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Representative Chuck Sims
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 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 704 Georgia Nat'l Guard; cert members; workers' comp; indemnification
Bunn, Barbara Jean (74th) Mann, Harold M (5th) Roberts, Lawrence R (162nd)
Heckstall, Joe (55th) Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: IndR SC: / / H - Favorably Reported
HB 735 DOT; Vehicle Safety and Inspection Division; create
Mosley, George H (171st) Smith, Tommy (169th) Byrd, Roger C (170th)
Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: Trans SC: 02/25/97 H - Read 2nd Time
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 1006 Natural resources; off-road vehicles; regulate
Smith, Paul E (12th) Sims, Chuck (167th) Hanner, Robert P (159th)
Perry, Tim (11th) Graves, David B (125th)
HC: GF&P SC: 03/20/97 H - Recommitted
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 1128 Transportation, Department of; enforcement officers; powers (1)
West, Jack (101st) Stallings, Tracy (100th) Sims, Chuck (167th)
Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th) Bridges, Sr., Ben D (9th) Ehrhart, Earl (36th)
HC: SC: / /
HB 1214 Liens in favor of funeral directors; provide
Sims, Chuck (167th) DeLoach, George L (119th) Lord, Jimmy (121st)
West, Jack (101st) Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
HC: SJudy SC: SJUD 02/11/98 S - Read 1st Time (FA )
HB 1235 Medical assistance; hospital inpatient services; reimbursement
Smith, Tommy (169th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Powell, Alan T (23rd)
McCall, Tom (90th) Sims, Chuck (167th) Hudson, Sistie G (120th)
HC: App SC: 01/15/98 H - Read 2nd Time

HB 1280 "Home Education Week"; declare first week in February
Smith, Tommy (169th) Mosley, George H (171st) Sims, Chuck (167th)
Byrd, Roger C (170th) Holland, Ray (157th)
HC: SPCA SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1375 Certain elected officials; threats against; provide for offense
Sims, Chuck (167th) Lewis, Walter Jeffrey (14th) Dixon, Harry D (168th)
Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Royal, A. Richard (164th)
HC: SJudy SC: 02/17/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
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 1442 Sales tax; exempt certain funeral merchandise
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Grindley, Jr., George H (35th) Wiles, John J (34th)
West, Jack (101st) Sims, Chuck (167th) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th)
HC: W&M SC: 01/30/98 H - Read 2nd Time
HB 1450 "Home Education Week"; declare first week in February
Smith, Tommy (169th) Sims, Chuck (167th) Mosley, George H (171st)
Byrd, Roger C (170th) Holland, Ray (157th) Crews, Ronald A (78th)
HC: Rules SC: Rules 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
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 1483 Victims' Rights Act of 1998; enact
Sims, Chuck (167th) Royal, A. Richard (164th) Hudson, Newt (156th)
Shaw, Jay (176th) Dixon, Harry D (168th) Tolbert, Scott (25th)
HC: W&M SC: 02/24/98 H - Favorably Reported (Sub)
HB 1619 Douglas, City of; mayor and commissioners; terms
Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: LLeg SC: SLGO 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
HB 1676 County excise tax; severance of solid minerals
Whitaker, Ben N (7th) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th) Smith, Paul E (12th)
Sims, Chuck (167th) Teper, Doug (61st) DeLoach, Buddy (172nd)
HC: W&M SC: 02/16/98 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 780 House Protection of Children from Sexual Abuse Study Comm; create
Mosley, George H (171st) Byrd, Roger C (170th) Hudson, Sistie G (120th)
Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: Rules SC: 01/16/98 H - Read 2nd Time

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 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 867 Douglas Lions Club; commend
Sims, Chuck (167th) Byrd, Roger C (170th) Porter, DuBose (143rd)
Houston, Penny (166th)
HC: SC: 01/29/98 S - Passed/Adopted
HR 944 Jones, J. C. "Carl"; commend
Smith, Tommy (169th) Dixon, Harry D (168th) Coleman, Terry L (142nd)
Byrd, Roger C (170th) Sims, Chuck (167th)
HC: SC: 02/02/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 959 Crockett, Veronica and Judy Thompson; invite to House
Sims, Chuck (167th) Smith, Tommy (169th) Byrd, Roger C (170th)
Mosley, George H (171st) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th) Orrock, Nan (56th)
HC: Rules SC: 03/05/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 960 South Georgia College women's softball team; invite to House
Sims, Chuck (167th) Smith, Tommy (169th) Hudson, Newt (156th)
Shaw, Jay (176th) Walker, Larry (141st) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
HC: Rules SC: 02/09/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 963 City of Douglas retirees; commend
Sims, Chuck (167th) Smith, Tommy (169th) Hudson, Newt (156th)
Shaw, Jay (176th) Walker, Larry (141st) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
HC: SC: 02/03/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1248 Citizens Christian Academy Patriots boys basketball team; commend
Sims, Chuck (167th) Smith, Tommy (169th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
Walker, Larry (141st)
HC: SC: 03/05/98 H - Passed/Adopted
HR 1309 Local govt's; urge Gov & GEMA assist in weather-damage recovery
Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Reaves, Henry L (178th) Hanner, Robert P (159th)
Sims, Chuck (167th) Hudson, Newt (156th) Lane, Robert (146th)
HC: Ag SC: 03/16/98 H - Favorably Reported
HR 1386 Citizens Christian Academy girls basketball team; commend
Sims, Chuck (167th) Golden, Tim (177th) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th)
HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted

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

size=-1>HR 1386 Citizens Christian Academy girls basketball team; commend Sims, Chuck (167th) Golden, Tim (177th) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th) HC: SC: 03/18/98 H - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98