Legislation Sponsored and Cosponsored by
Senator Charles C Clay
SB 23 Pardons, Paroles Bd. - electronic sys. for citizen inquiry on felons
Johnson, Eric B (1st) Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: SJUD HC: 01/14/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 111 Retail Liquor License Applicant - residency requirements (2)
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: CAFF HC: RBev 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SB 112 Municipal Election Code - periods for filing notice of candidacy
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Ethics HC: 01/27/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 134 County Law Libraries - funding for codification of county ordinances
Oliver, Mary M (42nd) Starr, Terrell (44th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 03/28/97 H - Committed (CS/FA ) (Sub )
SB 159 Abuse of Vulnerable Adult - warrantless arrests
Land, Clay (16th) Harbison, Ed (15th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Judy HC: SJudy 03/28/97 H - Committed (CA/FA )
SB 162 Life Sentence, First Convict. of Violent Felony - serve min. 21 yrs.
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th) Ralston, David (51st)
SC: Judy HC: 01/30/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 167 Mot. Veh. Insurance - enact Collision Damage Waiver Law
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Henson, Steve (55th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: I&L HC: 01/12/98 S - Read 3rd Time (Sub)
SB 177 Ethics - prohibit acceptance of cert. gifts, lodging by Gen. Assem.
Guhl, Bob (45th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Gochenour, Edwin Allen (27th)
Johnson, Eric B (1st)
SC: Ethics HC: 01/31/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 178 Civil War Historic Sites - program of acquiring, preserving
Clay, Charles C (37th) Hooks, George (14th) Thomas, Don R (54)
SC: EDT&C HC: MotV 02/13/97 H - Read 2nd Time (CS/FA )
SB 192 QBE - local school sys. deduction from local fair share funds
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Ed HC: 02/03/97 S - Read 1st time

SB 193 QBE - method of calculating local fair share fund for local sys.
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Ed HC: 02/03/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 194 QBE - midterm adjust. for training & experience
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Ed HC: 02/03/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 195 Birth Certificate - conditions for putative father to be named
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/03/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 196 Used Mot. Veh. - cert. disclosure to person purchasing, leasing
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: CAFF HC: MotV 02/17/97 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 197 Fiscal Affairs Subcommittees - budget unit object class transfers
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: App HC: 02/03/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 198 Special License Plates - retired reservists
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Trans HC: MotV 03/17/97 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 199 Forgery - penalty for sale of false i.d. to minor
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: SJUD HC: SJudy 03/28/97 H - Committed (FA ) (Sub )
SB 200 Peace Officer, Prosecutor Train. Fund - disbursement of funds
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: PUBS HC: PubS 02/20/97 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 201 Open Meetings - Pardons & Paroles Bd. votes open for inspection
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Judy HC: 01/12/98 S - Read 3rd Time (Sub)
SB 202 Child Welfare Laws - cert. repeat violations constitute felony
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/03/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 203 Open Alcoh.Bev. Container in Veh. - unlawful for passenger & driver
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Trans HC: MotV 03/18/97 H - Read 2nd Time (Am )

SB 204 Elections - change dates for primary
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Ethics HC: 02/03/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 216 Medical Consent Law - abortion, sterilization procedures
Land, Clay (16th) Ralston, David (51st) Clay, Charles C (37th)
Balfour, Don (9th)
SC: Judy HC: / / S - Read 1st time
SB 241 Driver's Lic. - relating to approved driver education
Lamutt, Robert (21st) Clay, Charles C (37th) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Trans HC: 02/07/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 243 Discrimination Using Race, Color, Creed, Gender, Etc. - prohibited
Cagle, Casey (49th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Ralston, David (51st)
SC: Judy HC: 02/10/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 252 Safe Drinking Water Act - permits, rate increases
Taylor, Mark (12th) Egan, Michael J (40th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
Thomas, Nadine (10th)
SC: NATR HC: NatR 03/28/97 H - Committed (CA/FA ) (Sub )
SB 267 Public Assistance - establish social assistance register
Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Ray, II, William M (48th)
SC: H&HS HC: HumR 03/28/97 H - Committed (CS )
SB 268 Pub. Officials - no state funds for cert. mailings before elections
Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: Ethics HC: 02/14/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 320 Health Ins. - relating to termina- tion of coverage, cert. spouses
Clay, Charles C (37th) Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: I&L HC: 02/25/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 328 Teachers Ret. - credit for cert. private school service
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Ret HC: 02/28/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 345 Hypnotherapist Licensure Act - provide
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: CAFF HC: 03/04/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 348 Abortion - cert. method prohibited
Cheeks, Donald E (23rd) Starr, Terrell (44th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Judy HC: / / S - Read 1st time

SB 364 Uninsured Motorist - definition
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: I&L HC: 03/07/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 374 Cobb Co. Bd. of Comm. - powers of chairman
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: SLGO HC: 03/11/97 S - Read 1st time
SB 434 Adoption - only individuals or legally married couples
Clay, Charles C (37th) Balfour, Don (9th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Judy HC: 01/15/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 435 Local Govt. - limit extension of insurance, employee benefits
Clay, Charles C (37th) Balfour, Don (9th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Judy HC: 01/15/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 447 Local Bds. of Education - appt. of educational care team
Marable, Richard O (52nd) Dean, Nathan (31st) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Ed HC: Ed 04/23/98 Vetoed by Governor
SB 453 Naming, Renaming State Property for Living Pub. Official - prohibit
Brush, B. Joseph (24) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Clay, Charles C (37th)
Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: SLGO HC: 03/02/98 S - Read 2nd Time (Sub)
SB 454 Governor, Lt. Gov., U.S. Senators, Others - elected by majority vote
Price, Thomas E (56) Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st)
SC: SLGO HC: 01/16/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 458 Crime Information Center -cert.fin- gerprinted juveniles reported
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Corr HC: 01/16/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 459 Hearsay - statement made by those under 16 on sexual abuse admissible
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/16/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 460 Offense of Interfering with 911 Call - provide
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: Judy HC: Ind 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
SB 461 Life Without Parole - cert. serious violent felonies
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: Corr HC: 01/16/98 S - Read 1st time

SB 462 Lottery Funds - technology education
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: App HC: 01/16/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 463 Veterans' Funerals - Nat'l Guard mbrs. as honor guards
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: D&VA HC: D&VA 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
SB 464 Death Investigations - medical exam.'s inquiry when child dies
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: SJUD HC: 01/16/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 465 Dept. of Corrections - independent outside audit every 4 years
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Corr HC: 01/16/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 466 Elections - designate state- wide poll watchers
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: SLGO HC: GAff 03/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 467 Crime Against Child - no 2-yr. limit on supervised probation
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Corr HC: Judy 03/05/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 468 Tapes, C.D.s, Etc. Provided for Newborns - content
Johnson, Eric B (1st) Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: SJUD HC: 01/16/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 491 Schools - Bd. of Ed. waive cert. require. on middle school grants
Clay, Charles C (37th) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Ed HC: Ed 04/23/98 Vetoed by Governor
SB 496 Land, Water & Wildlife Heritage Fund - create
Hooks, George (14th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: NATR HC: W&M 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SB 497 Ethics in Govt. - regulate politi- cal contributions by labor
Lamutt, Robert (21st) Clay, Charles C (37th) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: SLGO HC: 01/27/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 498 Sexually Violent Predator - pena- lty, failure to register
Clay, Charles C (37th) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 03/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time

SB 499 Ga. School Workforce Preparation Program - provide
Clay, Charles C (37th) Price, Thomas E (56) Marable, Richard O (52nd)
SC: Ed HC: 01/27/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 501 Cobb Co. Juvenile Ct. Judges - compensation
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: SLGO HC: LLeg 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
SB 521 Rezoning - posting of sign when initiator other than local govt.
Stokes, Connie (43rd) Clay, Charles C (37th) Thomas, Nadine (10th)
SC: SLGO HC: SPCA 03/10/98 H - Favorably Reported (CA ) (Sub )
SB 573 Zoning Procedures - redefine zoning decision
Ray, II, William M (48th) Perdue, Sonny (18th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
Price, Richard J (28)
SC: SLGO HC: SPCA 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SB 577 Marriage License - application supplement-marriage report
Clay, Charles C (37th) Ralston, David (51st) Price, Thomas E (56)
SC: YA&HE HC: 02/06/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 578 Marriage License - prohibit non- citizen not legally in U.S.
Clay, Charles C (37th) Ralston, David (51st) Price, Thomas E (56)
SC: YA&HE HC: 02/06/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 579 Birth Certificate -file in resident county of mother
Clay, Charles C (37th) Ralston, David (51st) Price, Thomas E (56)
SC: YA&HE HC: 02/06/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 580 Joint Hospital Auth. Operating Largest Facility - appt. of board
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: SLGO HC: 02/06/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 581 Probation - eliminate 2-year limit on supervised probation
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Corr HC: 02/06/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 582 Guardian of Incapacitated - orders for protection of ward, assets
Clay, Charles C (37th) Ralston, David (51st) Price, Thomas E (56)
SC: Judy HC: 02/06/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 607 Court Fines - distribution
Clay, Charles C (37th) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: Judy HC: 02/11/98 S - Read 1st time

SB 609 Cobb Co. Probate Ct. - pilot progran of expanded jurisdiction
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: SJUD HC: 02/11/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 638 Claims Against State - sovereign immunity re: computers & year 2000
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Hooks, George (14th)
SC: Judy HC: SPCA 04/10/98 Signed by Governor
SB 661 Metropolitan River Protection Act - cert. definitions
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: NATR HC: NatR 04/20/98 Signed by Governor
SB 662 Physician's Assistants - defini- tions, legislative purpose
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: H&HS HC: 02/23/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 663 Homestead Exemption - cert. age, cert. income
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: F&PU HC: 02/23/98 S - Read 1st time
SB 664 Cobb Co. Juvenile Ct. Judges - compensation
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: SLGO HC: LLeg 03/27/98 Signed by Governor
SB 688 Courts - judicial assistance from other courts
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 03/13/98 H - Favorably Reported (FA )
SB 701 Cobb Co. Commission on Children & Youth - abolishment date
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: SLGO HC: LLeg 04/02/98 Signed by Governor
SB 705 Class D Drivers' Lic. - suspension in cert. cases
Balfour, Don (9th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: PUBS HC: 03/03/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 146 Initiative Petition - power of peo- ple to propose, reject laws (CA)
Lamutt, Robert (21st) Clay, Charles C (37th) Ralston, David (51st)
SC: SJUD HC: 02/04/97 S - Read 1st time
SR 147 Bills Increasing Taxes, Fees - 2/3 approval of Gen. Assembly (CA)
Lamutt, Robert (21st) Hooks, George (14th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: App HC: 02/04/96 S - Read 1st time

SR 270 Jt. Campaign Finance Reform Study Comm. - create
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Rules HC: 03/04/97 S - Read 1st time
SR 301 Jt. Study Comm. on Consumer Privacy in Marketplace - create
Henson, Steve (55th) Perdue, Sonny (18th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Rules HC: 01/12/98 S - Read 3rd Time
SR 331 Municipal Jail Construc. - add. fees in court cases to fund (CA)
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Corr HC: Rules 03/02/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SR 333 Senate Campaign Finance Reform & Ethics Study Comm. - create
Madden, Eddie M (47th) Oliver, Mary M (42nd) Perdue, Sonny (18th)
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Rules HC: 03/14/97 S - Read 1st time
SR 458 Rules of the Senate - amend (PF)
Oliver, Mary M (42nd) Egan, Michael J (40th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
Middleton, Guy (50th)
SC: HC: / /
SR 472 Residential Property Values - freezing, appraisal (CA)
Johnson, Eric B (1st) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: F&PU HC: 01/14/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 473 Walker School Wolverines Men's Soccer Team - commend
Clay, Charles C (37th) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
Scott, David (36th)
SC: HC: 01/14/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 484 Curtis Mayfield - honoring
Clay, Charles C (37th) Griffin, Jr., Floyd L (25th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
Scott, David (36th)
SC: HC: 01/16/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 485 Amateur Radio Weekend - designate June 27-28
Clay, Charles C (37th) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: HC: 01/29/98 H - Passed/Adopted
SR 523 Senate Study Comm. on Decentra- lizing State Govt. - create
Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Streat, Sr., Van (19th)
SC: Rules HC: 01/27/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 532 Land, Water, & Wildlife Heritage Fund - create (CA)
Hooks, George (14th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: NATR HC: W&M 04/20/98 Signed by Governor

SR 541 Ad Valorem Taxation - eliminate on cert. tangible property (CA)
Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st)
SC: F&PU HC: 01/28/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 567 Lt. Gov. Pierre Howard - commend & congratulate
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 575 City of Smyrna - commend
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Thompson, Steve (33rd) Clay, Charles C (37th)
Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: HC: 02/03/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 591 Mot. Fuel Tax on Low Sulphur Fuels- urge Congress reduce, eliminate
Clay, Charles C (37th) Glanton, Pam (34th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Trans HC: 02/24/98 S - Passed/Adopted (CA)
SR 592 Liver Awareness Month - designate May, 1998
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: H&E 02/10/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SR 593 Jt. State Income Tax Reform Study Commission - create
Clay, Charles C (37th) Price, Thomas E (56) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Rules HC: Rules 03/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SR 614 Norfolk Southern RR Intermodal Facility - expressing opposition
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Trans HC: 02/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 661 Superior Cts. - juris. over cert. equity, land title cases (CA)
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/23/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 662 Cuba - opposing lifting of any sanctions against
Clay, Charles C (37th) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Ralston, David (51st)
SC: ICOO HC: 03/05/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 670 The Mighty Eighth Air Force Heritage Museum - commend
Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Johnson, Diane H (2nd)
SC: HC: 02/26/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 674 Jt. Study Comm. on Local Assistance Grants - create
Hooks, George (14th) Perdue, Sonny (18th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Rules HC: Rules 03/06/98 H - Read 2nd Time

SR 676 Senate Study Comm. on Technology Education - create
Clay, Charles C (37th) Marable, Richard O (52nd)
SC: Rules HC: 02/26/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 680 DUI Study Commission - create
Price, Thomas E (56) Middleton, Guy (50th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Rules HC: Rules 03/09/98 H - Read 2nd Time
SR 704 School Principals,Teachers,Employ- ees Losing Life on Duty - honoring
Brush, B. Joseph (24) Perdue, Sonny (18th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: 03/02/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 718 Heather Cox - commend
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: 03/05/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 735 State Bd.of Ed.- urge require study of significance of hist. documents
Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Rules HC: 03/10/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 761 U.S. Constitutional Amend.on Free- dom of Regligion,Pub.Places- urge
Gochenour, Edwin Allen (27th) Glanton, Pam (34th) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: Rules HC: 03/12/98 S - Read 1st time
SR 783 Hon. Pierre Howard - commend
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 796 Hon. Pierre Howard - appreciation to
Clay, Charles C (37th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Cagle, Casey (49th)
SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 797 Alice E. Enright - commend
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 817 Sen. David Ralston, 51st District - commend
Cagle, Casey (49th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Clay, Charles C (37th)
SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 828 Hon. Pam Glanton - commend
Gochenour, Edwin Allen (27th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Ralston, David (51st)
SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted

SR 842 Herschel Beazley and Other Senate Doorkeepers - commend
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted

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

Casey (49th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Clay, Charles C (37th) SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted SR 828 Hon. Pam Glanton - commend Gochenour, Edwin Allen (27th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Ralston, David (51st) SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted
SR 842 Herschel Beazley and Other Senate Doorkeepers - commend
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Clay, Charles C (37th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: HC: 03/19/98 S - Passed/Adopted

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