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2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 525
Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center; rename to Savannah Convention Center
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 4 of Chapter 7 of Title 50 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center, so as to dissolve the Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center Authority; to rename the convention center; to create the Savannah-Georgia Convention Center Authority; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for definitions; to provide for its membership, manner of appointment, terms of office, and powers and duties; to provide for exemption from taxation; to provide for venue; to provide for disposition of property; to exempt its property from levy and sale; to transfer certain assets and liabilities; to repeal certain laws; to provide for related matters; to provide for effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/28/2019 - Effective Date
Apr/28/2019 - Act 65
Apr/28/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2019 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/02/2019 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/28/2019 - Senate Passed/Adopted As Amended
Mar/28/2019 - Senate Third Read
Mar/18/2019 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/14/2019 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/07/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/07/2019 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/07/2019 - House Third Readers
Mar/05/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/01/2019 - House Second Readers
Feb/28/2019 - House First Readers
Feb/27/2019 - House Hopper
Apr/02/2019 - House Vote #406Yea(155)Nay(3)NV(8)
Mar/28/2019 - Senate Vote #291Yea(32)Nay(20)NV(1)
Mar/28/2019 - Senate Vote #290Yea(22)Nay(30)NV(1)
Mar/28/2019 - Senate Vote #289Yea(21)Nay(31)NV(1)
Mar/07/2019 - House Vote #172Yea(165)Nay(3)NV(7)
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