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!
2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 241
Cove's Law; enact
Sponsored By
Sponsored In Senate By
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 12 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to control of hazardous conditions, so as to add Krabbe disease to the list of metabolic and genetic conditions for which newborn screening may be conducted pursuant to the Department of Public Health; to provide for the screening at the option of the parent or parents; to provide for payment of fees directly to the laboratory; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2017 - Effective Date
May/08/2017 - Act 190
May/08/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/03/2017 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/24/2017 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/24/2017 - Senate Third Read
Mar/20/2017 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/20/2017 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/27/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/24/2017 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/24/2017 - House Third Readers
Feb/21/2017 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/08/2017 - House Second Readers
Feb/07/2017 - House First Readers
Feb/02/2017 - House Hopper
Mar/24/2017 - Senate Vote #241Yea(54)Nay(0)NV(1)
Feb/24/2017 - House Vote #110Yea(163)Nay(0)NV(6)
Past Versions