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 - SB 194
Garnishment Proceedings; maximum part of disposable earnings subject to garnishment; change
Sponsored By
Sponsored In House By
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 4 of Title 18 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to garnishment proceedings, so as to change the maximum part of disposable earnings subject to garnishment and conform the form used therewith; to clarify various provisions; to change provisions relating to serving the defendant; to change provisions relating to the introduction of evidence and how judgments are paid; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/08/2018 - Effective Date
May/08/2018 - Act 459
May/08/2018 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/05/2018 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/29/2018 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/23/2018 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/23/2018 - House Third Readers
Mar/09/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/25/2018 - House Second Readers
Jan/24/2018 - House First Readers
Jan/23/2018 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Jan/23/2018 - Senate Third Read
Jan/19/2018 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/08/2018 - Senate Recommitted
Feb/27/2017 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/24/2017 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/17/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/16/2017 - Senate Hopper
3/23/2018 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/29/2018 - Senate Vote #794Yea(45)Nay(0)NV(5)
Mar/23/2018 - House Vote #756Yea(154)Nay(2)NV(7)
Jan/23/2018 - Senate Vote #402Yea(49)Nay(0)NV(2)
Past Versions