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2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 817
Transportation, Department of; power to contract; amend limitations
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated relating to the Department of Transportation; to amend Title 32 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to highways, bridges, and ferries, so as to amend the limitations on the department's power to contract; to clarify the procedures for the posting of a contract bid; to amend the requirements for the classification of roads of the state highway system; to allow the department to require the use of tire chains by commercial vehicles on certain roads during inclement winter weather; to remove the requirement of county commissioner approval for the designation of a local truck route; to provide for a 90 day notification requirement for county local truck routes; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2012 - Effective Date
May/07/2012 - Act 773
May/07/2012 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/03/2012 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/26/2012 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/26/2012 - Senate Third Read
Mar/20/2012 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/19/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/05/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/29/2012 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/29/2012 - House Third Readers
Feb/21/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/21/2012 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Feb/08/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/31/2012 - House Second Readers
Jan/30/2012 - House First Readers
Jan/26/2012 - House Hopper
2/21/2012 Withdrawn from the General Calendar and recommitted to Transportation by the Rules Committee; 2/29/2012 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/26/2012 - Senate Vote #707Yea(51)Nay(0)NV(2)
Feb/29/2012 - House Vote #572Yea(163)Nay(3)NV(7)
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