2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 1466
Emergency telephone number 9-1-1 system; define certain terms
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 4 of Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 46 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the emergency telephone number 9-1-1 system, so as to define certain terms; to provide for a 9-1-1 surcharge on prepaid wireless service subscriptions; to provide for the collection of such surcharge and the deposit of the same into the state treasury; to provide for the Emergency 9-1-1 Assistance Fund; to provide a statement of intent vis-a-vis the appropriation of funds; to provide for the lapse of unexpended amounts; to provide for administration of the fund by the Department of Community Affairs; to provide for assistance grants to local governments operating or implementing emergency 9-1-1 systems; to provide for the Emergency 9-1-1 Assistance Fund Committee; to provide for membership, appointment, and terms; to provide that such committee shall make decisions relating to awarding assistance grants; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/01/2006 - House Second Readers
Feb/28/2006 - House First Readers
Feb/23/2006 - House Hopper