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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 524
Trade names; require registration with clerk of superior court; provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 10-1-490 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to registration of businesses using trade names, so as to require registration of trade names with the clerk of superior court; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 6 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to clerks of superior courts, so as to establish a trade name registry; to provide for duties of clerks of superior courts; to provide for fees; to correct cross-references; to provide for an automatic repeal; to provide for revised fees on and after January 1, 2021; to provide for related matters; to provide for effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/12/2015 - Veto V5
May/12/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/09/2015 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/02/2015 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Apr/02/2015 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Apr/02/2015 - Senate Third Read
Apr/02/2015 - Senate Taken from Table
Mar/31/2015 - Senate Tabled
Mar/27/2015 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/27/2015 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/13/2015 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/11/2015 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/11/2015 - House Third Readers
Mar/09/2015 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/04/2015 - House Second Readers
Mar/03/2015 - House First Readers
Mar/02/2015 - House Hopper
3/31/2015 Tabled in Senate; 4/2/2015 Removed from table in Senate
Apr/02/2015 - House Vote #423Yea(167)Nay(3)NV(8)
Apr/02/2015 - Senate Vote #337Yea(49)Nay(0)NV(3)
Mar/11/2015 - House Vote #198Yea(163)Nay(3)NV(8)
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