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2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 257
Local government authorities; register with Department of Community Affairs; require
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to local government, so as to require local government authorities to register with the Department of Community Affairs in order to be eligible for state funds; to change the deadline for local government authorities to register with said department; to prohibit authorities from incurring debt or credit obligations prior to submitting a report to said department; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2018 - Effective Date
May/03/2018 - Act 306
May/03/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/02/2018 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/09/2018 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/09/2018 - Senate Third Read
Feb/05/2018 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/08/2018 - Senate Recommitted
Jan/08/2018 - Senate Taken from Table
Mar/28/2017 - Senate Tabled
Mar/28/2017 - Senate Third Read
Mar/16/2017 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/15/2017 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/22/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/21/2017 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/21/2017 - House Third Readers
Feb/15/2017 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/09/2017 - House Second Readers
Feb/08/2017 - House First Readers
Feb/07/2017 - House Hopper
3/24/2017 Dropped to foot of rules calendar in Senate; 3/28/2017 Tabled in Senate; 1/8/2018 Removed from Table in Senate
Mar/09/2018 - Senate Vote #590Yea(51)Nay(0)NV(2)
Mar/28/2017 - Senate Vote #297Yea(50)Nay(3)NV(1)
Feb/21/2017 - House Vote #73Yea(160)Nay(2)NV(9)
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