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2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 777
Community Affairs, Department of; consider amending the state minimum standard codes to allow tall mass timber construction types; direct
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 8 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to standards and requirements for construction, alteration, etc., of buildings and other structures, so as to direct the Department of Community Affairs to undertake a review of the 2021 edition of the International Building Code so as to consider amending the state minimum standard codes to allow tall mass timber construction types; to provide a date by which said review is to be completed; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2020 - Effective Date
Jun/29/2020 - Act 387
Jun/29/2020 - House Date Signed by Governor
Jun/25/2020 - House Sent to Governor
Jun/16/2020 - Senate Transmitted House
Jun/16/2020 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Jun/16/2020 - Senate Third Read
Mar/09/2020 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/05/2020 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/21/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/20/2020 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/20/2020 - House Third Readers
Feb/18/2020 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/27/2020 - House Second Readers
Jan/16/2020 - House First Readers
Jan/15/2020 - House Hopper
06/16/2020 Immediately Transmitted to House
Jun/16/2020 - Senate Vote #644Yea(50)Nay(0)NV(4)
Feb/20/2020 - House Vote #465Yea(162)Nay(0)NV(7)
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