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2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 865
Georgia Motor Common and Contract Carrier Act of 2012; enact
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to enact the "Georgia Motor Common and Contract Carrier Act of 2012"; to amend Chapter 1 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the identification and regulation of motor vehicles, so as to transfer the functions of regulating motor carriers and limousine carriers from the Georgia Public Service Commission to the Georgia Department of Public Safety; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to drivers' licenses, so as to authorize chauffeur endorsements on driver's licenses; to modify, amend, and repeal provisions of the O.C.G.A., so as to conform certain cross-references, remove duplication of provisions, and remove such functions from current provisions; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2012 - Effective Date
May/01/2012 - Act 632
May/01/2012 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/10/2012 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/29/2012 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/26/2012 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/26/2012 - Senate Third Read
Mar/21/2012 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/21/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/24/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/23/2012 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/23/2012 - House Third Readers
Feb/09/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/03/2012 - House Second Readers
Feb/02/2012 - House First Readers
Feb/01/2012 - House Hopper
2/23/2012 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/29/2012 - House Vote #837Yea(167)Nay(5)NV(3)
Mar/26/2012 - Senate Vote #709Yea(49)Nay(3)NV(1)
Feb/23/2012 - House Vote #527Yea(156)Nay(3)NV(8)
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