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2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 820
Transportation, Department of; state investment in railways and railroad facilities and equipment; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 3 of Chapter 2 of Title 32 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to officers in the Department of Transportation, so as to provide for state investment in railways and railroad facilities and equipment; to provide for a definition; to provide that the commissioner of transportation may administer a Georgia Freight Railroad Program; to provide for subprograms within such program; to provide for annual reporting; to provide for standards for expenditure of funds; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jan/01/2021 - Effective Date
Aug/05/2020 - Act 593
Aug/05/2020 - House Date Signed by Governor
Jun/29/2020 - House Sent to Governor
Jun/17/2020 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Jun/17/2020 - Senate Third Read
Mar/05/2020 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/04/2020 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/25/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/24/2020 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/24/2020 - House Third Readers
Jan/31/2020 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/29/2020 - House Second Readers
Jan/28/2020 - House First Readers
Jan/27/2020 - House Hopper
02/24/2020 Modified Structured Rule
Jun/17/2020 - Senate Vote #647Yea(54)Nay(0)NV(1)
Feb/24/2020 - House Vote #475Yea(162)Nay(1)NV(4)
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