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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 148
Saving the Cure Act; create the Newborn Umbilical Cord Blood Bank for postnatal tissue and fluid; Georgia Commission for Saving the Cure
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 31 of the O.C.G.A., relating to health, so as to provide a short title; to provide legislative intent and findings; to provide definitions; to create the Newborn Umbilical Cord Blood Bank for postnatal tissue and fluid; to provide for donations and information concerning donations; to provide for the creation of the Georgia Commission for Saving the Cure and the membership, appointment, terms of office, and duties of such commission; to provide for certain funding mechanisms; to amend Article 3 of Chapter 7 of Title 48 of the O.C.G.A., relating to income tax returns and information, so as to authorize taxpayers to make certain contributions through the income tax payment and refund process; to provide an effective date and for applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/24/2007 - Effective Date
May/24/2007 - Act 247
May/24/2007 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
May/03/2007 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/20/2007 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Apr/20/2007 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Apr/20/2007 - House Third Readers
Apr/17/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/28/2007 - House Second Readers
Mar/27/2007 - House First Readers
Mar/20/2007 - Senate Passed/Adopted As Amended
Mar/20/2007 - Senate Third Read
Feb/28/2007 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/27/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/13/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/12/2007 - Senate Hopper
4/20/2007 Structured Rule; 4/20/2007 Senate agreed to House substitute
Apr/20/2007 - Senate Vote #460Yea(48)Nay(0)NV(4)
Apr/20/2007 - House Vote #409Yea(158)Nay(0)NV(17)
Mar/20/2007 - Senate Vote #141Yea(39)Nay(15)NV(0)
Mar/20/2007 - Senate Vote #140Yea(18)Nay(36)NV(0)
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