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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 979
Crimes and offenses; assault and battery; increase the punishment committed upon hospital emergency department and medical services personnel
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to assault and battery and related offenses against persons, so as to increase the punishment for aggravated assault and aggravated battery committed upon hospital emergency department personnel and emergency medical services personnel; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2016 - Effective Date
Apr/28/2016 - Act 492
Apr/28/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
Mar/28/2016 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/15/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/15/2016 - Senate Third Read
Mar/11/2016 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/10/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/29/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/26/2016 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/26/2016 - House Third Readers
Feb/23/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/16/2016 - House Second Readers
Feb/11/2016 - House First Readers
Feb/10/2016 - House Hopper
Footnotes
02/26/2016 Modified Structured Rule
Votes
Mar/15/2016 - Senate Vote #600Yea(51)Nay(2)NV(2)
Exc(1)
Feb/26/2016 - House Vote #628Yea(147)Nay(6)NV(9)
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