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2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 162
Public Health Hazards and Nuisances; building, fire, life safety code violations; abatement actions; complaint and summons; liens
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First Reader Summary
A bill to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 41 of the O.C.G.A., relating to abatement of nuisances generally, so as to clarify the conditions under which property is considered a public health hazard; to change the provisions relating to the power of counties and municipalities to repair, close, or demolish unfit buildings or structures; to provide for the power of counties and municipalities with respect to buildings which are not in compliance with the applicable state minimum standard codes as adopted by ordinance or operation of law; any optional building, fire, life safety, or other codes relative to the safe use of real property adopted by ordinance in the jurisdiction where the property is located; or general nuisance law; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2001 - Effective Date
Apr/28/2001 - Act 368
Apr/28/2001 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/02/2001 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/21/2001 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/21/2001 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/15/2001 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/15/2001 - House Third Readers
Mar/13/2001 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/08/2001 - House Second Readers
Mar/07/2001 - House First Readers
Mar/06/2001 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/06/2001 - Senate Third Read
Mar/02/2001 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/01/2001 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/13/2001 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/12/2001 - Senate Hopper
3/21/01 Senate agrees to House substitute as amended by Senate; House Agrees to Senate Amendment to House Substitute
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