2001-2002 Regular Session - HB 1060
Transportation Safety Act of 2002; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to enact the "Transportation Safety Act of 2002"; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 3 of Title 6 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the powers of local governments as to airports, so as to provide for the powers of law enforcement officers at airports and landing fields; to amend Part 3 of Article 4 of Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to carrying and possessing firearms, so as to broaden the applicability to transportation terminals; to provide for a prohibition of destructive and hoax devices and hazardous substances at public gatherings; to amend Part 2 of Article 4 of Chapter 12 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, known as the "Bus and Rail Passenger Safety Act," so as to extend its provisions to air terminals and aviation transportation; and for other purposes.
Feb/13/2002 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/18/2002 - House Second Readers
Jan/17/2002 - House First Readers
Jan/16/2002 - House Hopper