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2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 242
Georgia Massage Therapy Practice Act; enact
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to professions and businesses, so as to provide for the regulation of massage therapy educational programs; to provide for legislative intent; to provide for definitions; to clarify requirements for massage therapy licenses; to provide for violations; to provide for conditions relating to regulation by counties, municipalities, or other local jurisdictions relating to massage therapy; to require reporting of violations of Chapter 24A; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/06/2019 - Effective Date
May/06/2019 - Act 213
May/06/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/12/2019 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/02/2019 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Third Read
Mar/21/2019 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/18/2019 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/05/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/04/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/04/2019 - House Third Readers
Feb/27/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/13/2019 - House Second Readers
Feb/12/2019 - House First Readers
Feb/11/2019 - House Hopper
Apr/02/2019 - House Vote #373Yea(144)Nay(12)NV(17)
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Vote #320Yea(51)Nay(3)NV(1)
Mar/04/2019 - House Vote #117Yea(156)Nay(13)NV(5)
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