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2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 236
Drivers' Licenses; persons convicted under the influence; allow certain drivers with suspended licenses; limited driving permits
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 3 of Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to cancellation, suspension, and revocation of drivers' licenses, so as to provide for matters relative to drivers' licenses of persons convicted of driving under the influence; to amend Article 7 of Chapter 8 of Title 42 of the O.C.G.A., relating to ignition interlock devices as probation condition, so as to provide the courts with more authority with regard to the availability of ignition interlock device limited driving permits or probationary licenses and habitual violator probationary licenses for drivers convicted of a second DUI; to provide a court the ability to issue a certificate for such permits and licenses; to change provisions relating to proof of compliance with Code Section 42-8-111; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jan/01/2013 - Effective Date
Apr/16/2012 - Act 579
Apr/16/2012 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2012 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/29/2012 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/26/2012 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/26/2012 - House Third Readers
Feb/15/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/22/2011 - House Second Readers
Mar/21/2011 - House First Readers
Mar/16/2011 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/16/2011 - Senate Third Read
Mar/11/2011 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/10/2011 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/08/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/07/2011 - Senate Hopper
3/26/2012 Modified Structured Rule; 3/29/2012 Senate agreed to House substitute
Mar/29/2012 - Senate Vote #871Yea(50)Nay(0)NV(5)
Mar/26/2012 - House Vote #765Yea(170)Nay(0)NV(3)
Mar/16/2011 - Senate Vote #189Yea(50)Nay(0)NV(2)
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