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Senate Judiciary (Judy) Committee
Legislation Assigned to the Committee
HB 39 Jury duty exemptions; certain students; certain caregivers
Walker, Larry (141st) Martin, Jim (47th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
Smith, Larry (109th) Buck, III, Thomas B (135th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 53 Alimony or child support; certain motions; new action not required
Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
HB 80 Bail recovery agents; notification of local jurisdiction
Jones, Vernon A (71st)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
HB 110 Concealed weapons; prohibitions; exempt certain retired DA's
Mosley, George H (171st) Scarlett, Stephen G (174th) Byrd, Roger C (170th)
HC: PubS SC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
HB 146 Georgia Volunteer in Medicine Act; enact
Golick, Rich (30th) Shipp, Kem W (38th) Jones, Vernon A (71st)
Parsons, Don L (40th) Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th)
HC: H&E SC: Judy 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time (CS ) (Sub )
HB 153 Magistrate courts; ordinances; criminal trespass; imprisonment
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/08/00 S - Read 1st Time (CS )
HB 155 Oconee Judicial Circuit; terms of court
Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Byrd, Roger C (170th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/09/99 Signed by Governor
HB 182 Juvenile courts; creation; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th) Teper, Doug (61st) Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
Squires, Mary (78th) Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Smith, Larry (109th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/28/00 Signed by Governor
HB 213 Computer Pornography and Child Exploitation Prevention Act; enact
Twiggs, Ralph (8th) Walker, Larry (141st) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
Coleman, Terry L (142nd) Skipper, Jimmy (137th) Poag, Judy N (6th)
HC: PubS SC: Judy 04/13/99 Signed by Governor

HB 215 Habeas corpus; clerk funding; indigent petitioners
Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
HB 249 Rape; redefine offense; female under ten
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
HB 263 Child support; family support registry; establish
Martin, Jim (47th) Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Allen, Ben (117th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/03/99 Signed by Governor
HB 278 State agencies; certain meetings; agenda and affidavit
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Turnquest, Henrietta (73rd) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
HB 279 Public records; amend provisions
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Turnquest, Henrietta (73rd) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
HB 287 Drug-free commercial zones; adoption; change date
Channell, R. M. (Mickey) (111th)
HC: SPCA SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
HB 298 GBI; conform to cert federal law; fingerprinting; day-care applicants
Wiles, John J (34th) Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th) Martin, Jim (47th)
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Teper, Doug (61st) Irvin, Robert A (45th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time (FS )
HB 304 Magistrate courts; criminal trespass; amend provisions
Porter, DuBose (143rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 337 Criminal bond sureties; increase compensation amount
Randall, Nikki T (127th)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time (FS )
HB 366 Wills, trusts, and estates; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Teper, Doug (61st)
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/08/99 S - Read 1st Time (CSFA )
HB 370 Civil practice; certain cases; venue
Martin, Jim (47th) Allen, Ben (117th) Teper, Doug (61st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor

HB 401 Local government authorities; members; grand jury indictment
Byrd, Roger C (170th) Mosley, George H (171st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 02/09/00 S - Read 2nd Time (CS ) (Sub )
HB 407 Child custody; children 10 to 14; certain rights
Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Allen, Ben (117th) Wiles, John J (34th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/03/99 Vetoed by Governor
HB 408 Methamphetamine; trafficking; bailable only before superior court
Barnes, Mike (97th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Dodson, Ron (94th)
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 414 Guardian and ward; temporary guardianship of minor; dissolution
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Walker, Larry (141st) Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
Sauder, Randy (29th) Dix, Scott (76th) Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 415 Agency; appointment of guardian of property; effect
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Sauder, Randy (29th) Walker, Larry (141st)
Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Dix, Scott (76th) Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 416 Durable power of attorney for health care; appt of guardian
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Walker, Larry (141st) Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
Sauder, Randy (29th) Dix, Scott (76th) Ragas, Arnold M (64th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time (CS ) (Am )
HB 417 Juvenile proceedings; child not competent; amend provisions
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Martin, Jim (47th) Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/27/99 Signed by Governor
HB 421 Motor vehicles; redefine "person"
Powell, Alan T (23rd) Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
HC: MotV SC: Judy 04/19/99 Signed by Governor
HB 482 Contributing to delinquency of minor; amend penalty provisions
Connell, Jack (115th) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time (CS )
HB 500 Controlled substances; certain convictions; prohibit appeal bond
Twiggs, Ralph (8th)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 03/10/99 S - Read 1st Time
HB 548 Probate judges; service as magis- trate or chief magistrate; comp
Greene, Gerald E (158th) Ponder, Jr., Dan E (160th) Hanner, Robert P (159th)
Reaves, Henry L (178th) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th)
HC: SPCA SC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor

HB 552 State court judges; qualifications; increase experience requirement
Davis, J. Max (60th) Martin, Jim (47th) Walker, Larry (141st)
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
HB 560 Evidence; raw research data; limit discovery and admissibility
Stokes, James S. (Jim) (92nd) Martin, Jim (47th) Stuckey, Stephanie (67th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/27/99 Signed by Governor
HB 561 Professional employer organizations; provisions
Byrd, Roger C (170th)
HC: HumR SC: Judy 04/27/99 Signed by Governor
HB 584 Guilty plea; alien or naturalized citizen; understand impact
Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Brooks, Tyrone (54th)
Epps, Carl Von (131st)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
HB 635 DUI; risk reduction program; clinical evaluation
Randall, William (Billy) C (127th) Dean, Douglas C. (48th)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 04/19/99 Signed by Governor
HB 642 Family violence restraining orders; contempt; exclusion
Randall, Nikki T (127th) Dean, Douglas C. (48th) Holmes, Bob (53rd)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time (FS )
HB 649 Cont subst; cert activities near park/housing project
Connell, Jack (115th)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 701 Houston Judicial Circuit; terms of court
Walker, Larry (141st) Floyd, Johnny W (138th) Ray, Robert F (128th)
Bohannon, Pamela W (139th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time
HB 712 Child molestation; include certain telephone conversations
Cox, Kathy (105th) Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Sauder, Randy (29th)
Walker, Larry (141st) Smyre, Calvin (136th) Cooper, Sharon M (31st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 713 State Children's Trust Fund and Commission; date of repeal
Wix, Don Edwin (33rd) Harrell, Sally Roettger (62nd) Trense, Sharon (44th)
Morris, Greg (155th) Burkhalter, Joseph Mark (41st) Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/27/99 Signed by Governor
HB 719 Animal control board; certain hearings; delete restriction
Ashe, Kathy B (46th)
HC: SPCA SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor

HB 720 State government; lobbying services; prohibit public funds
Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Walker, Larry (141st) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
Smyre, Calvin (136th) Stanley, Lanett (50th)
HC: Rules SC: Judy 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time
HB 727 Seat belts; failure to use; not evidence of causation
Lane, Robert (146th) Martin, James L (145th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/16/99 Signed by Governor
HB 732 Patient's Right to Independent Review Act; enact
Smith, Jr., Charlie (175th) Turnquest, Henrietta (73rd) Dukes, Winfred (161st)
Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Graves, David B (125th) Ehrhart, Earl (36th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/20/99 Signed by Governor
HB 782 Judicial sales; pub of notices; official organs; amend provisions
Martin, Jim (47th) Walker, Larry (141st) Parrish, Larry (Butch) J (144th)
Sholar, Wallace (179th) Parham, Bobby E (122nd) Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/24/99 Signed by Governor
HB 823 Motor vehicles; temporary license plates
Everett, Doug (163rd) Bridges, Sr., Ben D (9th) Callaway, Gene (81st)
Parham, Bobby E (122nd)
HC: MotV SC: Judy 04/20/00 Signed by Governor
HB 863 Disabled Adults, Elder Persons, and Vulnerable Adults Protection Act
Byrd, Roger C (170th) Mosley, George H (171st) Harrell, Sally Roettger (62nd)
Walker, Len (87th) Tillman, Eugene C (173rd) Smith, Jr., Vance C (102nd)
HC: HumR SC: Judy 03/10/99 S - Read 1st Time (FA )
HB 905 Attempting to remove weapon from certain peace officers; prohibit
Barnes, Mike (97th) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Walker, Larry (141st)
Bailey, Jr., Frank I (93rd) Dodson, Ron (94th) Stancil, Steve (16th)
HC: PubS SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1026 Community trusts; death of life beneficiary; dist of proceeds
Reichert, Robert A. B. (126th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1097 Stalking; prohibit certain communications
Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd) Mobley, Barbara J (69th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th)
Davis, Tommy H. (132nd)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1112 Juvenile proceedings; reorganize provisions
Squires, Mary (78th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1133 Child custody; age eleven or over; consider wishes of child
Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Wiles, John J (34th)
Richardson, James G (26th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor

HB 1157 Probate courts; cert interest- bearing accts; indigent defense
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Martin, Jim (47th) Walker, Larry (141st)
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd) Ragas, Arnold M (64th) Stokes, James S. (Jim) (92nd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1158 Probate courts; certain judges; appointment as senior judge
Jenkins, Curtis S (110th) Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
Holland, Ray (157th) Smith, Larry (109th)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1204 Estates; vesting of property in heirs; administrator
Murphy, Thomas B (18th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1206 Juvenile court clerks; training; clerks pro tem
Scheid, III, Charles F (17th) Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Squires, Mary (78th)
Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/28/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1240 Sodomy with person less than 10 years of age; aggravated sodomy
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd) Massey, Warren (86th)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1284 Death penalty; execution by lethal injection
Tillman, Eugene C (173rd) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Greene, Gerald E (158th) Kaye, Mitchell (37th) DeLoach, Buddy (172nd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/28/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1300 Evidence; privileged medical information; raw research data
Stokes, James S. (Jim) (92nd) Martin, Jim (47th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1326 Civil actions in magistrate courts; assignee; original obligee
Holland, Ray (157th) Jenkins, Curtis S (110th) Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th)
Teper, Doug (61st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 02/25/00 S - Read 1st Time (CS )
HB 1346 Civil Litigation Improvement Act of 2000; enact
Martin, Jim (47th) Bordeaux, Tom (151st) Allen, Ben (117th)
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Teper, Doug (61st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/30/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1354 Quia timet; special master; clouds on title; removal
Crawford, Robert (Mack) M (129th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1361 Political ads; photographic ID of purchaser; requirements
Lucas, David E (124th) Snow, Mike (2nd) Skipper, Jimmy (137th)
Lane, Robert (146th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/14/00 Vetoed by Governor

HB 1365 Safe Place for Newborns Act; enact
Barnard, Terry (154th) Smith, Lynn R (103rd) Manning, Judith H (32nd)
Smith, Larry (109th) Grindley, Jr., George H (35th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/22/00 S - Lost (CS ) (Sub )
HB 1388 Indemnification; public school personnel; spec plates; educators
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Mosley, George H (171st)
O'Neal, Earl L (75th) Greene, Gerald E (158th) Hugley, Carolyn F (133rd)
HC: MotV SC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1397 Criminal extradition; request by corrections comm or designee
Reece, Barbara Massey (11th) Sholar, Wallace (179th) Barnard, Terry (154th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/15/00 S - Favorably Reported
HB 1405 Juveniles; transfer jurisdiction to another court; lower age to 13
Connell, Jack (115th) Williams, Robin L (114th) Harbin, Ben (113th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1425 Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit; add judge
Cummings, Bill (27th) Murphy, Thomas B (18th) Richardson, James G (26th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 03/27/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1464 Soil and water conservation districts; certain liability
Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd) McCall, Tom (90th)
HC: NatR SC: Judy 04/19/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1522 Firearms; certain possession; increased penalties
Pinholster, Garland (15th) Stancil, Steve (16th)
HC: SJudy SC: Judy 03/08/00 S - Read 1st Time (FA )
HB 1541 Fulton Co; cert courts; certain judges; repeal Act fixing salaries
Martin, Jim (47th) McKinney, J. E (51st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1574 Courts; certain judges; compensation
Bordeaux, Tom (151st)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/19/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1576 Invasions of privacy; recording certain communications; minors
Stokes, James S. (Jim) (92nd) Manning, Judith H (32nd) Wix, Don Edwin (33rd)
Stuckey, Stephanie (67th) Golick, Rich (30th) Squires, Mary (78th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/20/00 Signed by Governor
HB 1601 Liens; nonconforming; expedited cancellation
Connell, Jack (115th)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor

HR 13 Georgia DUI Study Commission; create
Pinholster, Garland (15th) Stancil, Steve (16th) Powell, Alan T (23rd)
HC: Rules SC: Judy 02/15/00 S - Read 1st Time (FA )
HR 268 State court judges; increase law practice requirement - CA
Davis, J. Max (60th) Martin, Jim (47th) Walker, Larry (141st)
Campbell, Jr, Thomas R (42nd)
HC: Judy SC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
HR 971 Indemnification; public school personnel; special plates - CA
Coleman, Jr., Brooks P (80th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Jamieson, Mary Jeanette (22nd)
Mosley, George H (171st) O'Neal, Earl L (75th) Greene, Gerald E (158th)
HC: MotV SC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
SB 1 Special Drug Prosecutor Act - provide
Starr, Terrell (44th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/22/99 Signed by Governor
SB 3 Governor - appointment of executive counsel
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Stokes, Connie (43rd)
SC: Judy HC: SPCA 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 7 Living Wills, Durable Powers of Atty. for Health Care - forms
Broun, Paul C (46th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/12/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 12 Uniform Transfer on Death Security Regis. Act - enact
Crotts, Mike D (17th) Lamutt, Robert (21st) Dean, Nathan (31st)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 15 Lic. to Carry Weapon - prohibit when marijuana felony conviction
Ragan, Harold (11th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/14/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 21 Public Record Inspection - change cert. exceptions
Crotts, Mike D (17th) Price, Thomas E (56th) Dean, Nathan (31st)
SC: Judy HC: 01/14/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 26 Child Custody - emotional, physical or psychological abuse evidence
Burton, Joe (5th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 03/08/99 H - Read 2nd Time (CS )
SB 27 Warrant for Arrest of Cert. Tea- chers, Administrators - issuance
Johnson, Eric B (1st) Marable, Richard O (52nd) Smith, Faye (25th)
Jackson, Carol (50th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor

SB 31 Jurors - excuse certain parents, guardians
Ray, II, William M (48th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Balfour, Don (9th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/15/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 55 Airports - jurisdiction, local govt. regarding traffic offenses
Thomas, Nadine (10th) Tate, Horacena (38th) James, Donzella (35th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/26/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 56 Cities Over 300,000- venue of state ct.regarding traffic offense
Thomas, Nadine (10th) James, Donzella (35th) Tate, Horacena (38th)
SC: Judy HC: SPCA 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 59 Court of Appeals Judges - quorum, election, terms
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Thompson, Steve (33rd) Stokes, Connie (43rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 03/27/99 Signed by Governor
SB 63 Shoplifting - jurisdictional amt., cases of $100 or less
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Land, Clay (16th)
SC: Judy HC: SJudy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 70 Juvenile Courts - child support determination, enforcement
Lee, Daniel W. (29th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/22/99 S - Read 3rd Time (Sub)
SB 71 Crimes Committed by Juveniles - imprisonment, those parties to
Lee, Daniel W. (29th) Price, Richard J (28th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/28/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 78 Regulatory Reform Act of 1999 - enact
Johnson, Eric B (1st) Broun, Paul C (46th) Lamutt, Robert (21st)
SC: Judy HC: 01/28/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 82 Magistrate Cts. - monetary jurisdiction of civil claims
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Lee, Daniel W. (29th) Ray, II, William M (48th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 93 Traffic Citation - penalty, failure to appear
Land, Clay (16th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time
SB 96 Paternity Orders - contents, effect
Lee, Daniel W. (29th) Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 03/03/99 H - Read 2nd Time (CA/FA )

SB 97 Wills, Trusts - temporary administrator
Brown, Robert (26th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/02/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 103 Jurors - expense allowance, counties over 400,000
Polak, Michael (42nd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 105 Sexual Offender Registry - resident convicted in another state
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: PubS 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 113 Crimes Against Family Members Act of 1999 - provide
Starr, Terrell (44th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: SJudy 04/22/99 Signed by Governor
SB 115 Prisoner Filing Writ of Habeas Cor- pus - fees pd. from inmate's acct.
Ragan, Harold (11th) Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th) Williams, Tommie A. (6th)
SC: Judy HC: SI&P 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 117 Towaliga Judicial Circuit - create
Crotts, Mike D (17th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/01/99 Signed by Governor
SB 118 Nat'l. Crime Prevention & Privacy Compact - ratify
Crotts, Mike D (17th) Bowen, Rooney L (13th) Ray, II, William M (48th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time
SB 120 Sentence for Crime Against Police, Firefighter, EMT - no parole
Perdue, Sonny (18th) Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th)
SC: Judy HC: SI&P 03/08/99 H - Read 2nd Time
SB 125 Women's Right to Know Act - enact
Cheeks, Donald E (23rd) Madden, Eddie M (47th) Balfour, Don (9th)
Johnson, Eric B (1st)
SC: Judy HC: 02/05/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 130 Tort Actions - regulate transfer of structured settlement pmt.rights
Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 137 Child Custody Action - great grand- parent may participate
Madden, Eddie M (47th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor

SB 146 Bd. of Court Reporting of the Judicial Council - composition
Ray, II, William M (48th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 148 Vehicle Used in Prostitution - seizure, condemnation
Fort, Vincent D (39th) Scott, David (36th) Brown, Robert (26th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/27/99 Signed by Governor
SB 149 DUI - provisions on publishing photographs of offenders
Stephens, William V. (51st)
SC: Judy HC: 02/12/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 153 Crime Against Person Because of Race, Religion, Etc. - penalties
Fort, Vincent D (39th) Polak, Michael (42nd) Scott, David (36th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/12/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 161 Flint Judicial Cir.Superior Ct. Judges, D.A.s - salary supplements
Crotts, Mike D (17th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time
SB 163 Crimes Against Elderly Act of 1999 - provide
Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Starr, Terrell (44th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: Judy HC: SJudy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 166 Motor Veh. with Expired, Unauthorized Tag - contraband
James, Donzella (35th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/15/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 176 Civil, Criminal Cases - processing & filing information relating to
Land, Clay (16th) Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
SB 180 Drug Related Nuisances - action to abate, enjoin
Fort, Vincent D (39th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/27/99 Signed by Governor
SB 186 Fraud, Abuse of Person Over 65 - increased punishment
Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: Judy HC: 02/17/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 190 Juvenile Cts. - jurisdiction, stud- ents violating school conduct codes
Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/22/99 S - Read 1st time

SB 191 Covenant Marriage Act - provide
Cagle, Casey (49th) Johnson, Eric B (1st) Cheeks, Donald E (23rd)
SC: Judy HC: 02/22/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 196 Jury Lists - use of cert. lists of county citizens
Hill, Jack (4th) Jackson, Carol (50th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 203 Juvenile Committing Arson in First Degree - superior ct. jurisdiction
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/22/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 214 Hearsay Evidence - raise age to 16 for statements allowed on abuse
Golden, Tim (8th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/23/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 216 Jury Lists - procedure to remove certain persons
Golden, Tim (8th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/10/00 S - Read 3rd Time (Sub)
SB 219 Towaliga Judicial Cir. - create to include Butts, Lamar, Monroe Cos.
Crotts, Mike D (17th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/24/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 225 Elections - electronic filing of campaign disclosure reports
Polak, Michael (42nd) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Thomas, Nadine (10th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/24/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 228 Appeal & Error - chng. provi- sions on granting of new trials
Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Thompson, Steve (33rd) Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
SB 238 Tallapoosa Judicial Cir. - salary supplements of superior ct. judges
Dean, Nathan (31st)
SC: Judy HC: LLeg 04/09/99 Signed by Governor
SB 245 Child Support Orders - reviews, modifications
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 261 Habitual Violator with Probationary Lic. - alcoh. level for DUI
Cheeks, Donald E (23rd) Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
SC: Judy HC: 03/04/99 S - Read 1st time

SB 262 D.A. Emeritus - create honorary office
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/99 Signed by Governor
SB 273 DUI - provisions on vehicle seizure of habitual violator
Burton, Joe (5th)
SC: Judy HC: 03/10/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 274 Certificated, Classified Educators- terminating, suspending contract
Brown, Robert (26th)
SC: Judy HC: 03/10/99 S - Read 1st time
SB 303 Torts - no civil action, injured while committing criminal act
Brown, Robert (26th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/12/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 304 Indigent Defense - relating to 3rd year law student representation
Land, Clay (16th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/12/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 308 Pistol/Revolver - unlawful to negligently allow minor to possess
Scott, David (36th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Egan, Michael J (40th)
Broun, Paul C (46th) Land, Clay (16th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/04/00 S - Committed
SB 315 Terrell Peterson Act - child protective custody
Thomas, Nadine (10th) Scott, David (36th) Fort, Vincent D (39th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/06/00 Signed by Governor
SB 316 Wiretapping, Eavesdropping, Etc.- use of cameras, video equip.
Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
SB 318 DNA - provisions after convic- tion of cert. sex offenses
Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Starr, Terrell (44th) Hooks, George (14th)
Walker, Charles W (22nd) Fort, Vincent D (39th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/00 Signed by Governor
SB 321 Nude Dancing Clubs - restrict location
James, Donzella (35th) Fort, Vincent D (39th) Williams, Tommie A. (6th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/13/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 324 Homicide by Vehicle in First Degree - increase max. penalty
James, Donzella (35th) Scott, David (36th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/13/00 S - Read 1st time

SB 325 Serious Injury by Vehicle - increase max. penalty
James, Donzella (35th) Scott, David (36th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/13/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 326 Pimping, Pandering - third conviction felony
James, Donzella (35th) Fort, Vincent D (39th)
SC: Judy HC: 03/01/00 S - Read 2nd Time
SB 337 Death Penalty - lethal injection provisions
Johnson, Eric B (1st) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Hooks, George (14th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/24/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 338 Magistrate Cts. - service of cita- tions, ordinance violation trials
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Land, Clay (16th)
Harbison, Ed (15th)
SC: Judy HC: SJudy 04/27/00 Signed by Governor
SB 345 Civil Practice - relating to expert witness testimony
Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/25/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 348 Interest & Usury - clarifica- tion regarding pawnbrokers
Lee, Daniel W. (29th) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
SB 355 Family Violence Petitions - limit dismissal
Crotts, Mike D (17th)
SC: Judy HC: 01/26/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 364 City/County - no disclosure of per- sonal info. on security, fire sys.
Guhl, Bob (45th) Crotts, Mike D (17th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
SB 371 Municipal Courts - executions for costs/fines
Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: Judy HC: 01/27/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 376 Law Enforce.- prohibit using race as factor in stopping motorist
Butler, Gloria (55th) James, Donzella (35th) Brown, Robert (26th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 03/22/00 H - Passed/Adopted (FA ) (CS )
SB 377 Law Enforce. Disabled, But Not Permanently - compensation
Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Scott, David (36th) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th)
SC: Judy HC: PubS 04/12/00 Signed by Governor

SB 387 Recording Phone Calls of Child Under 18 by Parent - provisions
Price, Thomas E (56th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 02/25/00 H - Read 2nd Time (FS )
SB 390 Anti-domestic Terrorism Act - provide
Fort, Vincent D (39th) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Smith, Faye (25th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 03/30/00 Signed by Governor
SB 394 Regulatory Responsibility Act - provide
Brush, B. Joseph (24th) Blitch, Peg (7th) Johnson, Eric B (1st)
Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/02/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 396 Torts - deny, limit damages when injured committing felony, DUI, etc
Brush, B. Joseph (24th) Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/02/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 402 Child Custody - visitation provisions
James, Donzella (35th) Lee, Daniel W. (29th) Guhl, Bob (45th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/03/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 403 Civil Proceedings - electronic filings, signatures
Ray, II, William M (48th) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
SB 412 Prosecuting Attys. - Pretrial Intervention, Diversion Programs
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Thompson, Steve (33rd)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/00 Signed by Governor
SB 413 Forfeiture Proceed.Involving Cor- rupt Organ. - proceed disposition
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Thompson, Steve (33rd) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: SJudy 04/28/00 Signed by Governor
SB 414 Recording of Child's Con- versation - consent
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Thompson, Steve (33rd) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/04/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 415 Certain Out-of-State Bail Jumping - repeal prov. on felony
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd) Thompson, Steve (33rd) Johnson, Eric B (1st)
Crotts, Mike D (17th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/04/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 425 Brokerage Relationships in Real Est. Transactions Act-revise
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Brown, Robert (26th) Ray, II, William M (48th)
SC: Judy HC: Ind 04/28/00 Signed by Governor

SB 426 Grand Jurors - expense allowance
Polak, Michael (42nd) Stokes, Connie (43rd) Burton, Joe (5th)
Ladd, Bart (41st)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
SB 439 Administrative Procedure - rule adoption, amendment
Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th) Lee, Daniel W. (29th) Ragan, Harold (11th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
SB 449 State Court Judges - residency requirements
Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th) Starr, Terrell (44th) Dean, Nathan (31st)
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: 02/14/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 450 Weapon Possession During Commis- sion of Drug Crime - unlawful
Hill, Jack (4th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Lee, Daniel W. (29th)
Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Judy HC: SJudy 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
SB 466 Furnishing Weapon to Those Under 18 - penalty prov.
Thompson, Steve (33rd) Stokes, Connie (43rd) Tanksley, Charles B (32nd)
SC: Judy HC: PubS 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
SB 481 Offense of Family Battery - provisions on enhanced penalty
Hill, Jack (4th) Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
SC: Judy HC: 03/16/00 S - Read 2nd Time (Sub)
SB 482 Mask, Hood Concealing Identity - exceptions regarding misdemeanor
James, Donzella (35th) Thomas, Nadine (10th) Brown, Robert (26th)
Tate, Horacena (38th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/22/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 483 Chiropractic License - cert.info.to chiropractor after investigation
James, Donzella (35th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Hecht, Greg K. (34th)
SC: Judy HC: H&E 04/20/00 Signed by Governor
SB 486 Family Violence Case - relating to mutual protective order issuance
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th)
SC: Judy HC: Judy 04/28/00 Signed by Governor
SB 487 Supersedeas Bonds - limit for puni- tive damages portion, civil judg.
Kemp, Rene' D (3rd) Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th) Madden, Eddie M (47th)
SC: Judy HC: 03/01/00 S - Read 2nd Time
SB 495 Torts - therapists reporting cert. threats immune from liability
Ray, II, William M (48th) Ginrey, Phil (37th) Price, Thomas E (56th)
Thomas, Don R (54th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/25/00 S - Read 1st time

SB 501 Superior Ct.Judge Personnel Appt., Counties 600,000 -repeal population
Thomas, Nadine (10th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/28/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 510 Local Govt. - municipal/county enforcement boards
Price, Thomas E (56th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/29/00 S - Read 1st time
SB 535 Motorcyclist - access to public accommodations
Thomas, Nadine (10th) Brush, B. Joseph (24th) Brown, Robert (26th)
SC: Judy HC: 03/06/00 S - Read 1st time
SR 188 Partial Birth Abortion Bill, 1997 - relating to Atty. Gen.'s actions
Cheeks, Donald E (23rd) Balfour, Don (9th)
SC: Judy HC: 02/24/99 S - Read 1st time
SR 204 Law Enf. Officer Disabled in Line of Duty - compensation program (CA)
Hecht, Greg K. (34th) Broun, Paul C (46th) Gillis, Sr., Hugh M (20th)
Starr, Terrell (44th)
SC: Judy HC: PubS 04/12/00 Signed by Governor
SR 491 Gen. Assembly's Commission on Juvenile Gangs - create
Starr, Terrell (44th) Walker, Charles W (22nd) Meyer von Bremen, Michael S. (12th)
SC: Judy HC: Rules 05/01/00 Signed by Governor
SR 570 Attorney General - requesting provide cert. legal representation
Starr, Terrell (44th) Walker, Charles W (22nd)
SC: Judy HC: 02/17/00 S - Passed/Adopted

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