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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 1255
Monroe Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Authority Act; enact
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to create the Monroe Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Authority as a body corporate and politic, a political subdivision of the state, and a public corporation to have the responsibility and authority to promote tourism, conventions, and trade shows in the City of Monroe, Georgia; to provide for the creation and organization of the authority; to provide for the appointment of the members of the authority and their terms of office, compensation, and qualifications; to provide for meetings; to provide for legislative findings and declaration of purpose; to provide for general powers; to provide for regulations; to provide for other matters relative to the foregoing and relative to the general purposes of this Act; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/13/2008 - Effective Date
May/13/2008 - Act 658
May/13/2008 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/16/2008 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/02/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Apr/02/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/26/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/22/2008 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/22/2008 - House Third Readers
Feb/22/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/21/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/20/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/19/2008 - House Hopper
Apr/02/2008 - Senate Vote #908Yea(50)Nay(0)NV(1)
Feb/22/2008 - House Vote #611Yea(147)Nay(1)NV(19)
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