Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Senator Rooney L Bowen
SB 17 Drivers' Lic. - relating to exemptions, provisional lic.
Hill, Jack (4th) Crotts, Mike D (17th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: Judy HC: SJudy 03/12/98 H - Favorably Reported (CS ) (Sub )
SB 142 Sheriffs - qualifications, drug tests
Broun, Paul C (46th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: PUBS HC: PubS 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
SB 419 Ad Val. Taxation - exempt dairy cattle
Griffin, Jr., Floyd L (25th) Ragan, Harold (11th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: F&PU HC: W&M 02/02/98 H - Read 2nd Time (FA )
SB 420 Southern Dairy Compact - enactment, compacts
Griffin, Jr., Floyd L (25th) Ragan, Harold (11th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: Ag HC: Ag 04/23/98 Vetoed by Governor
SB 427 Carrying Weapons, Cert. Places - State Patrol, GBI retirees
Starr, Terrell (44th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Dean, Nathan (31st)
SC: PUBS HC: PubS 02/19/98 H - Favorably Reported (CS ) (Sub )
SB 485 County Officers', Employees' Health Plans - election of plans
Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) Huggins, Sonny C (53) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: SLGO HC: H&E 03/19/98 Amend/Sub Disagreed To
SB 523 D.A.s - appoint one asst. to prosecute cert. cases
Taylor, Mark (12th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Scott, David (36th)
Hill, Jack (4th) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: SJUD HC: Judy 03/09/98 H - Favorably Reported (CS ) (Sub )
SB 568 Mot. Veh. Windows - prohibit cert. material, glazing to reduce light
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Hill, Jack (4th)
SC: PUBS HC: 02/05/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 570 Murder of Certified Peace Officer - provide for offense
Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) Dean, Nathan (31st) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: Corr HC: SJudy 02/17/98 H - Read 2nd Time (CA )
SB 586 State Patrol Trooper - requirements for appointment
Streat, Sr., Van (19th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Guhl, Bob (45th)
SC: PUBS HC: PubS 04/10/98 Signed by Governor

SB 608 Fire Commissioner & Employees - may issue citations for noncompliance
Streat, Sr., Van (19th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Roberts, Sam P (30th)
Guhl, Bob (45th)
SC: PUBS HC: PubS 02/27/98 H - Read 2nd Time (CS/FA )
SB 616 Drivers' Lic. - furnishing of cert. PSD records to Gen. Assembly mbrs.
Cheeks, Donald E (23rd) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Streat, Sr., Van (19th)
SC: PUBS HC: MotV 03/10/98 H - Favorably Reported (FA ) (Sub )
SB 622 Mot. Veh. Regis. Records - distri- bute cert. info. for surveys,mktg.
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: CAFF HC: 02/12/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 678 QBE Program Task Force & Compre- hensive Ed.Info.Network- provisions
Hill, Jack (4th) Crotts, Mike D (17th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
Marable, Richard O (52nd)
SC: Ed HC: 03/12/98 S - Read 2nd Time
SR 17 Senate Driver's Education Study Committee - create
Crotts, Mike D (17th) Hill, Jack (4th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: Rules HC: 01/12/98 S - Read 3rd Time (Am)
SR 225 Jt. Coastal Ground-Water Resources Study Comm. - create
Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) Hooks, George (14th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
Madden, Eddie M (47th)
SC: Rules HC: 01/12/98 S - Read 3rd Time (Sub)
SR 395 Senate St.Comm.,Impact of Welfare & Hlth.Care Reform on Working Georg.
Taylor, Mark (12th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Abernathy, III, Ralph D (38th)
SC: Rules HC: 03/27/97 S - Read 1st time
SR 476 So. Georgia Technical Insti- tute, Americus - 50th anniv.
Hooks, George (14th) Taylor, Mark (12th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 01/15/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 482 Firefighters' Recognition Day - observe
Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Guhl, Bob (45th) Fort, Vincent D (39)
SC: HC: 01/16/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 502 Geary Bush - commend
Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 01/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 540 Rhett Akins - commend
Turner, Loyce W (8th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Ragan, Harold (11th)
SC: HC: 01/27/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 549 Walton Co. Deputy Sheriff Henry "Bo" Huff - commend
Hill, Jack (4th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Guhl, Bob (45th)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 550 Trooper First Class Grant G. Rowe - commend
Hill, Jack (4th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 01/28/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 595 Hon. Sanford Bishop - commend
Taylor, Mark (12th) Hooks, George (14th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 02/06/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 623 Marci Dwozan, 1998 Watermelon Queen - commend
Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 02/12/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 624 Mary Etta Arkansas Gunn Salter - congratulate on 100th birthday
Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 02/12/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 625 Cordele-Crisp Co. Fish Fry - commend
Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 02/12/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 656 Veronica Crockett & Judy Thompson - commend
Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Streat, Sr., Van (19th) Starr, Terrell (44th)
SC: HC: 02/20/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 719 Slosheye Trail Big Pig Jig - offi- cial barbecue cooking contest
Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 03/05/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 758 Scrap Tire Management Fee - add. legislative intent on expenditure
Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) Crotts, Mike D (17th) Guhl, Bob (45th)
Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: Rules HC: 03/13/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 772 Albany State University Rams & Coach Hampton Smith - commend
Taylor, Mark (12th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Hooks, George (14th)
SC: HC: 03/16/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 779 Westover High Boys' Basketball Team - congratulate
Taylor, Mark (12th) Hooks, George (14th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 03/18/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 781 Youth & Jr. Youth Assembly Pro- grams of YMCA - commend
Henson, Steve (55th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: HC: 03/18/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 784 Jimmy Rodgers - regrets at passing
Turner, Loyce W (8th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th)
SC: HC: 03/18/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 791 James Harley Mitchell - regrets at passing
Turner, Loyce W (8th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Taylor, Mark (12th)
SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted

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

s at passing Turner, Loyce W (8th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Taylor, Mark (12th) SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 05/04/98