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2003-2004 Regular Session - HB 397
Firearms; certain unauthorized possession; affirmative defense
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to amend Part 3 of Article 4 of Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to carrying and possession of firearms, so as to provide an affirmative defense for the unauthorized possession of firearms or other deadly weapons at public gatherings; to amend Part 2 of Article 4 of Chapter 12 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to transportation passenger safety, so as to provide for exceptions to certain prohibitions; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jun/01/2003 - Effective Date
May/31/2003 - Act 179
May/31/2003 - House Date Signed by Governor
May/02/2003 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/22/2003 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Apr/22/2003 - Senate Third Read
Apr/11/2003 - Senate Read Second Time
Apr/11/2003 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/28/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/27/2003 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/27/2003 - House Third Readers
Mar/24/2003 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/17/2003 - House 2nd Read Engrossed Prevailed
Feb/17/2003 - House Second Readers
Feb/14/2003 - House Notice of Motion to Engross
Feb/14/2003 - House First Readers
Feb/13/2003 - House Hopper
2/17/03 Ordered Engrossed
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