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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 649
Georgia Blueberry Commission; create
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 8 of Title 2 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the "Georgia Agricultural Commodities Promotion Act," so as to create the Georgia Blueberry Commission; to define certain terms; to provide for membership, appointment, election, terms, and compensation; to provide for powers; to provide for organization; to provide for the receipt, collection, and disbursement of funds; to provide for an audit; to provide for liability; to provide for marketing orders; to provide for notice and hearing; to provide for publication of a certain report; to provide for the levying and collection of assessments; to provide for the maintenance of records; to provide for compliance; to provide for a penalty; to provide for applicability of Chapter 13 of Title 50, the "Georgia Administrative Procedure Act"; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/12/2008 - Effective Date
May/12/2008 - Act 466
May/12/2008 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2008 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/01/2008 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/28/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/28/2008 - Senate Third Read
Mar/20/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/19/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/04/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/29/2008 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/29/2008 - House Third Readers
Feb/26/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/19/2007 - House Second Readers
Mar/01/2007 - House First Readers
Feb/28/2007 - House Hopper
Apr/01/2008 - House Vote #943Yea(151)Nay(5)NV(18)
Mar/28/2008 - Senate Vote #793Yea(50)Nay(0)NV(3)
Feb/29/2008 - House Vote #675Yea(146)Nay(10)NV(9)
Feb/29/2008 - House Vote #674Yea(21)Nay(136)NV(8)
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