Skip Navigation LinksGeorgia General Assembly > Legislation
Skip navigation links
House Calendars
Senate Calendars
House Daily
Senate Daily
Senate Privileged Resolutions
Advanced Search
House First Readers
Senate First Readers
House Prefiles
Senate Prefiles
Signed by Governor
Georgia Code
General Statutes Summary
House Votes
Senate Votes
Display Legislation 
Georgia General Assembly > Legislation
This information is not for the current session!
2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 849
"Georgia Civil Rights in Public Accommodations Act"; enact
Sponsored By
HC: JudiciarySC:
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 10 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to commerce and trade, so as to protect the right to equal enjoyment of and privileges to public accommodations; to provide for purposes; to provide for definitions; to provide for enforcement; to provide for penalties; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 19 of Title 45 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to fair employment practices, so as to expand the functions of the administrator of the Commission on Equal Opportunity; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Feb/10/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/28/2016 - House Second Readers
Jan/27/2016 - House First Readers
Jan/26/2016 - House Hopper
Past Versions