2013-2014 Regular Session - HB 1085
Farmers' Private Property Protection Act; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 9 of Chapter 5 of Title 12 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the "Flint River Drought Protection Act," so as to clarify legislative intent; to provide a short title; to revise definitions; to expand programs; to provide for additional powers and requirements of the director; to provide for a waiver of sovereign immunity to allow a cause of action against the state when operation of an issued permit causes a violation of federal law; to provide for new irrigation efficiency requirements; to clarify compliance and enforcement provisions; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/26/2014 - House Second Readers
Feb/25/2014 - House First Readers
Feb/25/2014 - House Hopper