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2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 359
Supporting and Strengthening Families Act; enact
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 19 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to domestic relations, so as to provide for the creation, authorization, procedure, revocation, recision, and termination of a power of attorney from a parent to an agent for the temporary delegation of certain power and authority for the care and custody of his or her child; to repeal the "Power of Attorney for the Care of a Minor Child Act"; to provide for definitions; to provide for procedure; to grandfather certain provisions relating to a power of attorney given to a grandparent; to provide a short title; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/09/2017 - Veto V4
May/09/2017 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/03/2017 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/15/2017 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/15/2017 - Senate Third Read
Mar/13/2017 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/10/2017 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/06/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/03/2017 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/03/2017 - House Third Readers
Mar/01/2017 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/16/2017 - House Second Readers
Feb/15/2017 - House First Readers
Feb/14/2017 - House Hopper
3/03/2017 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/15/2017 - Senate Vote #192Yea(40)Nay(11)NV(3)
Mar/03/2017 - House Vote #245Yea(124)Nay(39)NV(4)
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