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2015-2016 Regular Session - SB 79
Victim Compensation; expand the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council's powers and duties relative to claims
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 15 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to victim compensation, so as to expand the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council's powers and duties relative to claims for victim compensation; to increase the amount payable for funeral expenses; to enlarge the pool of claimants to include individuals related by marriage; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/06/2015 - Effective Date
May/06/2015 - Act 169
May/06/2015 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/08/2015 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/27/2015 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/27/2015 - House Third Readers
Mar/19/2015 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/20/2015 - House Second Readers
Feb/19/2015 - House First Readers
Feb/18/2015 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/18/2015 - Senate Third Read
Feb/11/2015 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/10/2015 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/03/2015 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/02/2015 - Senate Hopper
Footnotes
03/27/2015 Modified Structured Rule
Votes
Mar/27/2015 - House Vote #339Yea(133)Nay(17)NV(10)
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Feb/18/2015 - Senate Vote #36Yea(50)Nay(3)NV(1)
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