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Georgia General Assembly > Legislation
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Representative Katie M. Dempsey
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2015-2016 Regular Session
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Authored Legislation
 
HB 198Jason Flatt Act-Georgia; enact
 HC:  EdSC: H&HS
 Status: May/05/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 288Behavioral Health Coordinating Council; two additional members to serve on council; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/05/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 443Voluntary Veterans' Preference Employment Policy Act; enact
 HC:  I&LSC: VM&HS
 Status: May/05/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 567Alimony and child support; jurisdiction of courts that hear contempt proceedings; expand
 HC:  JudySC: JUDY
 Status: May/05/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 568Paternity; testing in certain cases; revise provisions
 HC:  JuvJSC: JUDY
 Status: May/12/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 705Mental health; require care provider to provide periodic opportunities for a patient to designate a family member or other individual as a person with whom the provider may discuss the patient's medical condition and treatment plan; provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/12/2016 - House Second Readers
HB 902Hospitals and related institutions; educational information on influenza disease to residents of assisted living communities; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Apr/27/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 1070Domestic relations; adoption; permit the department to use certain information in the records concerning the adopted child's biological parents
 HC:  JudySC: H&HS
 Status: May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 1085Social services; aging; transfer oversight of such services to the Department of Community Health
 HC:  AppSC: H&HS
 Status: May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 1136Rome, City of; residency qualifications for members of the governing authority; change
 HC:  IGCSC: SLGO
 Status: May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HR 119Service Providers Association Day at the capitol; January 15, 2015; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/28/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 121American Heart Association's Go Red for Women movement; National Wear Red Day at the capitol; February 6, 2015; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/28/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 532Boys & Girls Clubs of Georgia; Boys & Girls Clubs of Georgia's 2015 Military Youth of the Year, Andrew Brown; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/03/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 533Boys & Girls Clubs of Georgia; Boys & Girls Clubs of Georgia's 2015 Youth of the Year, Mikayla Taylor; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/03/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 641Joint Study Committee on Children's Mental Health; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/26/2015 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 642Joint Study Committee on Postsecondary Education and Employment Options for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; create
 HC:  HEdSC: 
 Status: Mar/25/2015 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 742Todd, Dr. Daniel; providing excellent veterinary care to Floyd County Law Enforcement and Georgia State Patrol service dogs; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/20/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 846Exchange Club of Rome and Americanism Committee; community service project; 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/27/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 858Atrial Fibrillation Day at the capitol; May 14, 2015; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/27/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 923Garland, Rachel; Armuchee High School's STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 924Mowery, Emily; Armuchee High School's 2015 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 925Littlefield, Will; Unity Christian School's STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 926Sumner, Christopher; Unity Christian School's 2015 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 927Dobson, Tyler; Pepperell High School's STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 928Steelnack, Robert; Pepperell High School's 2015 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 929Martinez-Summers, Sonora; Rome High School's STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 930Dang, Ha; Darlington School; Rome City Schools System; District 1's 2015 STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 931Dodd, Julia; Darlington School; Rome City Schools System and District 1's 2015 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 932Wisner, Jamie; Rome High School's 2015 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 945Ferguson, Dr. Paul; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2015 Heart of the Community Board of Governors recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 946Jones, Mr. Gary; Rome City School Teacher of the Year for 2016; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 947Mitchell, Roy; Floyd County's 2015 Teacher of the Year; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 949Forrester, Ruth Price; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2015 Heart of the Community Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 950Carey, Chris; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2015 Heart of the Community Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 951The Darlington School; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2015 Heart of the Community Business Community Service Award recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 952Freeman, Ali; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2015 Heart of the Community Young Heart Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 953Quick, Randy; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2015 Heart of the Community Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 954Hamilton, Evelyn; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2015 Heart of the Community Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 955Coosa Valley Credit Union; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2015 Heart of the Community Employee Community Service Award recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1275Darlington School honor system; 100th anniversary; celebrate
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/04/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1287Georgia Family Connection; 25th anniversary; honor; express gratitude for service to children and families of Georgia; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/04/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1306Pregnancy resource centers; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/08/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1503First grade classes of Elm Street Elementary School; successful class project, Sugar Kids Beauty; honor
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/23/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1797Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy Alert Day at the capitol; June 20, 2016; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1798Darville, Ms. Sarah; Unity Christian School's 2016 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1801Lovell, Daniel; Pepperell High School and Floyd County Schools System's 2016 STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1802Duke, Emma; Unity Christian School's 2016 STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1803Ingram, Mr. Jonathan; Pepperell High School and Floyd County School System's 2016 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1804Gallagher, Ms. Robina; Armuchee High School's 2016 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1805Phillips, Allison; Armuchee High School's 2016 STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1875Holcomb, Mary; Rome High School's 2016 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1877Bailey, Lydia; Rome High School's 2016 STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1878Finn, Caroline; Rome High School's 2016 STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1879Stafford, Mr. Randy; Rome High School's 2016 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1882Sims, Barbara; Representative; retirement; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1893Wright, Mary Margaret; 2016 STAR Student; Darlington School, Rome City School System and District #1; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1894Floyd County 911 Center; 2016 Georgia 911 Center of the Year; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1895Charles C. Parker Center for Active Adults; Etowah Park in Rome, Georgia; 30th anniversary; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1902McDurmon, Mr. Kelly; 2016 STAR Teacher; Darlington School; Rome City School System and District #1; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1922Johnson, Brandon; Rome City Schools' 2016 Teacher of the Year; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1929Adult Vaccine Preventable Disease Awareness and Improvement Month; August; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1942Tierce, Dr. Tabatha; Floyd County School System's 2016 Teacher of the Year; Cave Spring Elementary School's 2016 Teacher of the Year; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1943Vargo Orthodontics; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2016 Heart of the Community Business Award recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1944Chaffin, Luke; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2016 Heart of the Community Young Heart award recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1945Davis, Tonya Marie; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2016 Heart of the Community Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1946Beeman, Elaina; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2016 Heart of Community Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1947Jackson, Christa; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2016 Heart of the Community Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1948Bell, Dr. Sidney A.; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2016 Heart of the Community Board of Governors recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1949Watters, Allison; Loving Hearts, Helping Hands: 2016 Heart of the Community Award of Honor recipient; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HB 86Social services; provide for transfer of the Division of Aging Services to the Georgia Adult and Aging Services Agency; provisions
 HC:  HumRSC: H&HS
 Status: May/12/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor  - Vetoed
HB 512Mental health; governing and regulation; change certain terminology and provisions
 HC:  HumRSC: H&HS
 Status: May/12/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 695Health; provide for office based surgery procedures; provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/11/2016 - House Second Readers
HB 962Human Services, Department of; creation, appointment, removal, and duties of a kinship care enforcement administrator; provide
 HC:  JuvJSC: H&HS
 Status: Apr/26/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HR 767House Study Committee on Provision of Community Based Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) services, including the NOW/COMP Medicaid Waiver Services; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 919Daniel, Adam; Coosa High School's 2015 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 920Swanagan, Dr. Brian; Model High School and Floyd County School System's 2015 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 921Gilleland, Braden; Model High School's STAR Student and Floyd County School System winner; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 922Mitchell, Alex; Coosa High School's STAR Student; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1214Howard, Mr. Clark; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/28/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1758House Study Committee on Proxy Caregiving and Medication Administration in Community Based Service Settings; create
 HC:  SRulesSC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Second Readers
HR 1820Health care professionals; educate caregivers on ways to reduce infant sleep related deaths; encourage
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1935Burton, Tim; Model High School's 2016 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1936Parker, Mr. Chris; Coosa High School's 2016 STAR Teacher; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HB 92Labor; allow employees to use sick leave for care of immediate family members; provisions
 HC:  I&LSC: 
 Status: Jan/28/2015 - House Second Readers
HB 401Early care and learning; revise terminology relating to restrictions on persons with criminal records with regard to child, family or group-care facilities; provisions
 HC:  EdSC: ED&Y
 Status: May/06/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 905Courts; child abuse; change provisions
 HC:  JudyNCSC: JUDYNC
 Status: May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 960Tax and revenue; confidentiality of certain tax information; provisions
 HC:  W&MSC: FIN
 Status: Apr/27/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HR 706Lupo, Ms. Terri; outstanding public service; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/18/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 916Fitzgerald, Commissioner Brenda, MD; Department of Public Health; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1093Joint Study Committee on Mental Illness Initiative, Reform, Public Health, and Safety; create
 HC:  SRulesSC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 1148Rural Health Day at the capitol; March 1, 2016; recognize; Georgia Rural Health Association; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/25/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1205Jackson, Stephanie; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/28/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1215Tetzlaff, Christian; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/28/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1573House Study Committee on Music Festival Tax Credits; create
 HC:  SRulesSC: 
 Status: Mar/07/2016 - House Second Readers
HB 111School buses; commercial advertising by local boards of education; provide
 HC:  EdSC: 
 Status: Jan/29/2015 - House Second Readers
HB 183Home Care Patient Protection Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/05/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 195Pharmacists and pharmacies; substitutions of interchangeable biological products; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Mar/04/2015 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 210Drivers' licenses; provide for dissemination of certain information by the Department of Driver Services; provisions
 HC:  MotVSC: PUB SAF
 Status: Jan/11/2016 - Senate Recommitted
HB 395Professions and businesses; provide definition for term psychological testing; provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/20/2015 - House Second Readers
HB 746Labor and industrial relations; employees use sick leave for the care of immediate family members; provide
 HC:  I&LSC: 
 Status: Jan/15/2016 - House Second Readers
HB 1058Health; HIV and AIDS; revise various statutes
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HR 221Lupus Awareness Day at the capitol; February 25, 2015; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/04/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 282Georgia Bureau of Investigation Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and the Human Trafficking component of the task force; commend and invite to House
 HC:  RulesSC: 
 Status: Feb/11/2015 - House Passed/Adopted
HR 336Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Awareness Day at the capitol; February 12, 2015; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/11/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 371Burns, Hali Bohannon; University System of Georgia Outstanding Scholar; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/12/2015 - House Read and Adopted
HR 618House Study Committee on Adult Day Services; create
 HC:  HumRSC: 
 Status: Mar/31/2015 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 828House Study Committee on the Provision of Indigent and Charity Health Care Services; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/27/2015 - House Second Readers
HR 972Easter Seals Georgia and its Champions for Children Program Day at the capitol; January 13, 2016; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/11/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1107Stop Violence Against Women Day at the capitol; February 2, 2016; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/21/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1240University System of Georgia; Outstanding Scholars on Academic Recognition Day for 2016; commend
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/02/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1454Entrekin, Ms. Christie; honor
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/19/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1928Stancil, Elmer; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/24/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HB 710"Georgia Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act"; enact
 HC:  W&MSC: 
 Status: Jan/14/2016 - House Second Readers
HB 873"Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act"; enact
 HC:  EdSC: 
 Status: Feb/02/2016 - House Second Readers
HB 915Social services; criminal records checks shall be required for owners and employees of certain licensed facilities; establish
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/25/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
HR 1314Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Awareness Day at the capitol; February 11, 2016; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Feb/09/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HB 763Sales and use tax; exemption regarding certain food and food ingredients; remove sunset
 HC:  W&MSC: FIN
 Status: May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 916"The Pharmacy Audit Bill of Rights"; certain audits conducted by the Department of Community Health; remove exception; provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor  - Vetoed
HR 640Joint Study Committee on Health, Education, and School-Based Health Centers; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/26/2015 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 1048Girl Scouts; 100th anniversary; honor
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Jan/15/2016 - House Read and Adopted
HR 1622Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District; 15th anniversary; recognize
 HC:  SC: 
 Status: Mar/08/2016 - House Read and Adopted

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