Skip Navigation LinksGeorgia General Assembly > Legislation
Skip navigation links
Calendars
House Calendars
Senate Calendars
Composites
House Daily
Senate Daily
Senate Privileged Resolutions
Legislation
Advanced Search
House First Readers
Senate First Readers
House Prefiles
Senate Prefiles
Signed by Governor
Georgia Code
General Statutes Summary
Votes
House Votes
Senate Votes
Member Legislation 
Georgia General Assembly > Legislation
00:00:00.0624004/00:00:00.0312002
00:00:00.0936006/00:00:00.0780005
Representative Alan Powell
00:00:00.0624004/00:00:00.0312002
2017-2018 Regular Session
00:00:00/00:00:00.4212027
Authored Legislation    Other Legislation
 
HB 38Motor vehicles; issuance of a noncommercial Class C and Class M driver's license; provide
 HC:  MotVSC: PUB SAF
 Status: Feb/06/2018 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HB 39Real estate professionals; disciplinary actions and sanctions; change certain provisions
 HC:  RegISC: RI&Util
 Status: May/01/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 115Sales and use tax; tax decals in lieu of taxes for taxi services and limousine carriers, provide
 HC:  W&MSC: 
 Status: Jan/26/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 149Law enforcement; comprehensive regulation of trauma scene cleanup services; provisions
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: Mar/29/2018 - Senate Disagreed House Amend or Sub
HB 150State Road and Tollway Authority; failure to pay tolls; place hold on motor vehicle registration
 HC:  TransSC: TRANS
 Status: May/03/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 258Crimes and offenses; sentencing for persons who knowingly commit aggravated assault upon a peace officer; provisions
 HC:  JudyNCSC: PUB SAF
 Status: Mar/21/2018 - Senate Read Second Time
HB 259Juvenile Code; superior court exclusive jurisdiction of any child 13 to 17 involving aggravated assault; provisions
 HC:  JuvJSC: 
 Status: Feb/09/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 260Special license plates; Georgia Electric Membership Corporation; establish
 HC:  MotVSC: RI&Util
 Status: May/09/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 324Motor vehicles; term noncitizen be included on certain licenses, permits, and identification cards; require
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/30/2017 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 350Penal institutions; tobacco; add to list of items that a person is prohibited from bringing within guard lines
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/30/2017 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 406Weapons; reciprocity of recognizing and giving effect to licenses to carry from other states; revise requirements
 HC:  PS&HSSC: JUDY
 Status: Apr/05/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 410Condominiums; certain fees imposed on purchasers; provide for limits
 HC:  JudySC: JUDY
 Status: May/08/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor  - Vetoed
HB 446Local Government 9-1-1 Authority Act; enact
 HC:  EU&TSC: 
 Status: Mar/30/2017 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 450Penal institutions; acceptance of certain DUI Alcohol or Drug Use Risk Reduction courses as satisfying required service hours; allow
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Feb/23/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 458Speed detection devices; automated traffic enforcement safety devices in school zones; provisions
 HC:  PS&HSSC: GvtO
 Status: Mar/06/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 616Georgia Board of Private Detective and Security Agencies; revise practice
 HC:  RegISC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 670Georgia State Council for Interstate Juvenile Supervision; number of legislative branch representatives; revise
 HC:  JuvJSC: JUDY
 Status: May/03/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 721Motor vehicles; criteria by which the Department of Driver Services shall authorize licensed driver training schools to administer on-the-road driving skills testing; revise
 HC:  MotVSC: PUB SAF
 Status: Mar/29/2018 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
HB 751Georgia Emergency Communications Authority Act; enact
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/07/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 752Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency; homeland security division; establish
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/30/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 757Local government; regulatory powers of cities and counties with certificate of public necessity and convenience; provisions
 HC:  RegISC: RI&Util
 Status: Mar/27/2018 - Senate Tabled
HB 773Motor vehicles; requirements for abandoned motor vehicles; provisions
 HC:  MotVSC: 
 Status: Feb/01/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 774Property; vehicle immobilization devices to be applied to trespassing vehicles on certain property; provisions
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/20/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HB 775Professions and businesses; real estate management companies; provisions
 HC:  RegISC: RI&Util
 Status: Mar/27/2018 - Senate Tabled
HB 779Emergency management; homeland security division; provisions
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/07/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 898Motor vehicles; fleet vehicles and fleet vehicle registration plans; revise provisions
 HC:  MotVSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/07/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HR 180Firefighters Recognition Day at the capitol; February 7, 2017; recognize; firefighters of Georgia; honor
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/02/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 198Hart County Library System; honor
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/07/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 236Tyrus Raymond "Ty" Cobb Parkway; Franklin and Hart Counties; dedicate
 HC:  TransSC: 
 Status: Feb/15/2017 - House Second Readers
HR 237Deputy Cruz Thomas Memorial Highway; City of Canon; dedicate
 HC:  TransSC: 
 Status: Feb/15/2017 - House Second Readers
HR 315Parham, Bobby Eugene; condolences
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/15/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 492Law Enforcement Appreciation Day at the capitol; March 6, 2017; recognize; certified peace officer in Georgia; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/03/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 591Police Chiefs and Heads of Law Enforcement Agencies Recognition Day at the capitol; March 14, 2017; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/13/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 618Mazzone, Mr. Leo David; former Atlanta Braves pitching coach; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/14/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 673Wiggins, Lee E.; outstanding public service; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 847Kitchens, Fred "Young Fred"; retirement; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/30/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 965Law enforcement officers and prosecutors; worked diligently to ensure the protection of Georgia's vulnerable adult population; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/29/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1057Firefighters of Georgia; 46th annual Firefighters Recognition Day at the state capitol; February 6, 2018; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/06/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1417Joint Study Committee on Cultivation, Manufacture, and Dispensing of Medical Cannabis Low THC Oil; create
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Mar/23/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HR 1532Chambers, Corporal Josh; career as a game warden; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/12/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1747Ty Cobb Museum; 20th anniversary; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/27/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1748Canby, Laird; occasion of his retirement; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/27/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HB 66Banking and finance; money transmission transactions by financial institutions; provide certain fees
 HC:  W&MSC: 
 Status: Jan/24/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 79Law enforcement; retaining license plate data obtained from automated license plate recognition systems beyond certain periods; prohibit
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/08/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 80Revenue and taxation; confidentiality; revise certain provisions
 HC:  W&MSC: 
 Status: Jan/25/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 81Income tax; certain health care facilities to receive tax refund setoffs for collection of medical debts; allow
 HC:  W&MSC: FIN
 Status: Mar/01/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 116Juvenile Code; provide superior court with exclusive original jurisdiction for cases involving aggravated assault; provisions
 HC:  JudyNCSC: PUB SAF
 Status: Jan/08/2018 - Senate Recommitted
HB 280Firearms; license holders; carrying and possession of certain weapons in certain buildings or real property owned or leased to public institutions of postsecondary education; authorize
 HC:  PS&HSSC: JUDY
 Status: May/04/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 286Firearms; persons eligible for weapons carry license to lawfully carry weapon without license; allow
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/10/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 320Motor vehicles; installation or reinstallation of object in lieu of air bag; change provisions
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/09/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 390Motor vehicles; assessment of no points and maximum fine for failure to obey traffic control device in certain instances; provide
 HC:  PS&HSSC: GvtO
 Status: Jan/08/2018 - Senate Recommitted
HB 401Uniform rules of the road; operators of motorcycles; exclude from prohibition of wearing headset or headphone
 HC:  MotVSC: 
 Status: Feb/21/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported
HB 438Motor vehicles; off-road vehicles; restrict operation on roadways
 HC:  MotVSC: 
 Status: Mar/30/2017 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 466Law enforcement; Georgia Crime Information Center disseminate electronically certain criminal history records; revise conditions
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Feb/24/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 489Local government; use Georgia Procurement Registry in addition to official legal organ to advertise certain bid opportunities; provide
 HC:  GAffSC: ED&T
 Status: May/08/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 665Abandoned vessels; revise notice requirements; provisions
 HC:  NR&ESC: NR&E
 Status: Mar/09/2018 - Senate Read Second Time
HB 690Revenue and taxation; fair market value of vehicles; change a certain definition
 HC:  W&MSC: FIN
 Status: Feb/20/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 716Georgia Pre-Arrest Diversion for Drug and Mental Health Treatment Act; enact
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Jan/23/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 804Motor vehicles; exemption for persons licensed as private detectives concerning motor vehicle window tint; revise
 HC:  MotVSC: 
 Status: Feb/21/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HB 817Professions and businesses; certain weapons carry laws for persons licensed as private detectives and security agents; revise exemption
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/15/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HB 835Revenue and taxation; issuance of special event tobacco permits to licensed dealers; provisions
 HC:  RegISC: FIN
 Status: Feb/23/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 842Torts; merchants can offer persons suspected of theft the opportunity to complete theft education program; provide
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Feb/07/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 855Georgia Driver's Education Commission; additional penalty to be assessed for violation of traffic laws and ordinances; increase
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/13/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HB 856Board of Public Safety; add commissioner of community supervision
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/03/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 910Crimes and offenses; sexual extortion; prohibit
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Feb/14/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 959State government; public records shall not be held exclusively by private entity; provisions
 HC:  GAffSC: 
 Status: Feb/22/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 965Ad valorem tax; all-terrain vehicles; provide for definitions
 HC:  W&MSC: 
 Status: Feb/22/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 968Probation; transfer of probation supervision to the judicial circuit of the county in which the defendant resides in the case of misdemeanor offenses; require
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/22/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 1011Martin, Town of; mayoral term; change certain provisions
 HC:  IGCSC: SLGO
 Status: May/08/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HR 626House Study Committee on Property Owners' Associations, Homeowners' Associations, and Condominium Associations; create
 HC:  JudySC: 
 Status: Mar/16/2017 - House Second Readers
HR 644Confederate History Month; April; Confederate Memorial Day at the capitol; April 26, 2017; recognize
 HC:  RulesSC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2017 - House Second Readers
HR 709Kidd, Rusty; former State Representative; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 712Watson, Roy H. "Sonny"; 80th birthday; congratulate
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 913House Study Committee on Incorporating Law Enforcement in the Pathway to Treatment and Social Services for Persons Having Challenges with Drug Use and Mental Health; create
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/23/2018 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 1142Hearne, Detective Kristen Snead; condolences
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/13/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1171Swinsburg, Jonathan; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/14/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1259Hoyt Dean "Dink" McCoy Memorial Highway; Banks County; dedicate
 HC:  TransSC: 
 Status: Feb/23/2018 - House Second Readers
HR 1414House Study Committee on School Security; create
 HC:  SRulesSC: 
 Status: Mar/19/2018 - House Passed/Adopted
HR 1519El Centro de Formacion Integral de Cigar Family Complex; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/12/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HB 65Low THC Oil Patient Registry; conditions and eligibility; change provisions
 HC:  JudyNCSC: H&HS
 Status: May/03/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 229Postsecondary education; yearly tuition and student fee increases within the university system; limit
 HC:  HEdSC: 
 Status: Feb/07/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 239Low-voltage Contractors, Division of; require continuing education; authorize
 HC:  RegISC: 
 Status: Feb/23/2017 - House Third Reading Lost
HB 292Firearms; laws relating to the carrying of weapons and safety; revise and clarify
 HC:  PS&HSSC: JUDY
 Status: May/08/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 412Motor vehicles; certain documents relating to registration and certificate of title of certain vehicles; provide for electronic submission
 HC:  MotVSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/09/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 417Motor vehicles; abandoned vehicles or trailers; provisions
 HC:  MotVSC: 
 Status: Mar/30/2017 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 452Georgia Bureau of Investigation; publicly post certain information to extent permitted by federal law; require
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/08/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 462Georgia veterans cemeteries; National Guard member honorably discharged shall be eligible for interment; provide
 HC:  D&VASC: 
 Status: Feb/24/2017 - House Second Readers
HB 472Motor vehicles and traffic; following requirements for vehicles in a procession when speed is coordinated automatically; provide exception
 HC:  PS&HSSC: TRANS
 Status: May/09/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 474Driver Services, Department of; drivers' manual include best practices during traffic stop by law enforcement; require
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: Jan/08/2018 - Senate Recommitted
HB 485Distilled spirits; referendum election be held prior to issuance of licenses to manufacture; remove requirement
 HC:  RegISC: RI&Util
 Status: May/09/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 672Motor vehicles; use of speed detection devices by law enforcement officers employed for the patrol of a public elementary or secondary school; provide
 HC:  MotVSC: 
 Status: Feb/06/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HB 703Governor's Office of Public Safety Support; create
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/07/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 761Motor vehicles; filing of certificates of title by dealers; provide
 HC:  MotVSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/08/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 776Authorized Electronic Monitoring in Long-term Care Facilities Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/01/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 833Professions and businesses; professional land surveyors; change provisions
 HC:  RegISC: RI&Util
 Status: Feb/26/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 859Secondary metal recyclers; cash payments for regulated metal property subject to certain limitations and requirements; allow
 HC:  RegISC: 
 Status: Feb/12/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 889Georgia State Indemnification Fund; revise when indemnification will be paid in certain circumstances
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/15/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported
HB 940Driver Services, Department of; mark and return surrendered licenses and personal identification cards; allow
 HC:  MotVSC: PUB SAF
 Status: Mar/01/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
HR 36Medical cannabis; production and sale to certain individuals for medical usage; authorize - CA
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Jan/24/2017 - House Second Readers
HR 127Tompkins, Corporal Eddie; Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division; 2016 Game Warden of the Year; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/26/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 159University System of Georgia; increases in tuition or fees at institutions shall not exceed rate of inflation; authorize General Assembly - CA
 HC:  HEdSC: 
 Status: Feb/07/2017 - House Second Readers
HR 553Strickland; Docia Thomas; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/09/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 689House Study Committee on the Transfer of Probation Supervision in Misdemeanor Probation Cases; create
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Mar/30/2017 - House Second Readers
HR 758House Study Committee on Local Building Permits; create
 HC:  SBDSC: 
 Status: Jan/08/2018 - House Second Readers
HR 1267Allen, C. Richard "Rick"; occasion of his retirement; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/21/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1342Lynmore James Highway; Macon County; dedicate
 HC:  TransSC: 
 Status: Feb/28/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 275Game and fish; rules and regulations used to establish criminal violations; change provisions
 HC:  GF&PSC: NR&E
 Status: Mar/29/2018 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
HB 405Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency; establish state-wide system to facilitate the transport and distribution of essentials in commerce during a state of emergency; require
 HC:  PS&HSSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/09/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 645Crimes and offenses; lawful possession or control of certain amounts of low THC oil; provide for certain circumstances
 HC:  JudyNCSC: 
 Status: Jan/08/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 714Motor vehicles; reference date to federal regulations regarding the safe operation of motor carriers and commercial motor vehicles; update
 HC:  MotVSC: PUB SAF
 Status: May/03/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 737Law enforcement; court-ordered blood tests for protection of officers who have significant exposure to HIV, hepatitis B, or hepatitis C; provisions
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/05/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported
HB 1007Courts; Student and School Safety Fund Commission; create
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/26/2018 - House Second Readers
HR 82Golf Day in Georgia; January 30, 2017; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/24/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 967Deputy Commander Patrick Carothers Day; November 18; recognize
 HC:  SRulesSC: 
 Status: Feb/01/2018 - House Second Readers
HR 1341General Assembly; additional penalties for offenses involving criminal or traffic laws to be used for student and school safety measures; provide - CA
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/26/2018 - House Second Readers
HB 225Ride share networks; licensing and sales tax exemption; repeal inoperable provisions
 HC:  W&MSC: FIN
 Status: Jan/08/2018 - Senate Recommitted
HB 241Cove's Law; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/08/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 490Motor vehicles; motorcycles may overtake and pass in the same lane occupied by the vehicle being overtaken under certain conditions; provide
 HC:  PS&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/22/2018 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 701State employment; drug testing; allow testing for all forms of opioids
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/03/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 962Excise tax; rooms, lodging, and accommodations; change certain provisions regarding levy and collection of such tax
 HC:  W&MSC: 
 Status: Feb/22/2018 - House Second Readers
HR 775ASW Distillery; largest distillery in the State of Georgia; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/28/2017 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1255Bishop, Honorable Joe C.; retirement; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/20/2018 - House Read and Adopted
HB 469Motor vehicle franchise practices; provide for definitions; provisions
 HC:  MotVSC: RI&Util
 Status: May/08/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 657Firearms; providing to person on probation as a felony first offender; make unlawful
 HC:  PS&HSSC: JUDY
 Status: May/07/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 798Special license plates; provisions relating to a special license plate for the personal vehicles of firefighters; amend
 HC:  MotVSC: 
 Status: Feb/12/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HR 307University System of Georgia; Outstanding Scholars; Academic Recognition Day 2017; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/15/2017 - House Read and Adopted
 
Other Legislation    Authored Legislation
 
SB 128Drivers' Licenses; Department of Natural Resources; limited purposes; allow for the sharing of personal data
 SC: NR&EHC:  Ret
 Status: May/09/2017 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
SB 149School Resource Officers; training requirements; provide
 SC: ED&YHC:  PS&HS
 Status: May/09/2017 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
SB 222'Local Government 9-1-1 Authority Act'; Local Government 9-1-1 Authority; create
 SC: RI&UtilHC:  Judy
 Status: May/09/2017 - Senate Date Signed by Governor  - Vetoed
SB 404Public Water Systems; charging or assessing a separate fee for standby water service for fire sprinkler system connections; prohibit county, municipal and other public water systems
 SC: NR&EHC:  GAff
 Status: May/03/2018 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
SB 457School Safety Plans; conduct drills on the execution of school safety plans based on guidance from Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency; require
 SC: ED&YHC:  PS&HS
 Status: Mar/21/2018 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted

00:00:06.2244399/00:00:00