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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 241
Opticians; licensure; practical training; specify certain requirements
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 43-29-7 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to license requirements for dispensing opticians, qualifications of applicants, subjects to be tested on examination, and issuance and display of license, so as to specify certain requirements for practical training and experience for an applicant to obtain licensure through an apprenticeship program; to provide for credit for previous training and experience; to provide for alternative means of obtaining the required education, training, and experience for licensure; to prohibit the use of certain titles unless a person is licensed; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2008 - Effective Date
May/06/2008 - Act 412
May/06/2008 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/08/2008 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/28/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/28/2008 - Senate Third Read
Mar/20/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/19/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/26/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/22/2008 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/22/2008 - House Third Readers
Feb/19/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Apr/20/2007 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/20/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/01/2007 - House Second Readers
Jan/31/2007 - House First Readers
Jan/30/2007 - House Hopper
Mar/28/2008 - Senate Vote #792Yea(51)Nay(1)NV(1)
Feb/22/2008 - House Vote #614Yea(156)Nay(1)NV(11)
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