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2005-2006 Regular Session - SB 226
Joshua's Law; create Georgia Driver's Education Commission
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 21 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to payment and disposition of fines, so as to provide a short title; to create the Georgia Driver´s Education Commission; to provide for the membership, appointment, terms, and duties of such commission; to provide for the ability of the commission to accept federal grants and funds and donations from other sources and the disposition of such funds; to provide for the imposition, collection, and disposition of certain additional fees for violation of certain criminal and traffic laws of this state; to provide for appropriations; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to issuance, expiration, and renewal of drivers´ licenses, so as to change the minimum age for the issuance of certain licenses and permits; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/10/2005 - Effective Date
May/10/2005 - Act 401
May/10/2005 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
May/10/2005 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/14/2005 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/31/2005 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/31/2005 - House Third Readers
Mar/24/2005 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/12/2005 - House Second Readers
Mar/11/2005 - House First Readers
Mar/10/2005 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/10/2005 - Senate Third Read
Mar/03/2005 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/02/2005 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/22/2005 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/18/2005 - Senate Hopper
Mar/31/2005 - Senate Vote #559Yea(45)Nay(2)NV(6)
Mar/31/2005 - House Vote #502Yea(136)Nay(25)NV(13)
Mar/31/2005 - House Vote #501Yea(62)Nay(97)NV(15)
Mar/10/2005 - Senate Vote #191Yea(50)Nay(3)NV(3)
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