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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 811
Banking and finance; update, modernize, and streamline numerous Code sections; revise provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to extensively amend Title 7 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to banking and finance, so as to update, modernize, and streamline numerous Code sections to provide for efficient regulation of banks, trust companies, credit unions, merchant acquirer limited purpose banks, and the mortgage lending industry; to update and eliminate certain provisions to comply with federal law; to update certain provisions to comply with federal court decisions; to revise powers and duties of the Department of Banking and Finance; to delete all appearances of and references to the term "building and loan associations"; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2016 - Effective Date
Apr/26/2016 - Act 450
Apr/26/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/04/2016 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/24/2016 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
Mar/15/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted As Amended
Mar/15/2016 - Senate Third Read
Feb/25/2016 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/24/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/16/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/11/2016 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/11/2016 - House Third Readers
Feb/04/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/26/2016 - House Second Readers
Jan/25/2016 - House First Readers
Jan/22/2016 - House Hopper
02/11/2016 Modified Structured Rule; 03/24/2016 House agreed to Senate Amendment as House amended; 3/24/2016 Senate Agreed to House Amendment to Senate Amendment
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Vote #813Yea(46)Nay(4)NV(6)
Mar/24/2016 - House Vote #876Yea(156)Nay(1)NV(15)
Mar/15/2016 - Senate Vote #606Yea(47)Nay(1)NV(5)
Feb/11/2016 - House Vote #523Yea(161)Nay(1)NV(6)
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