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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 17
Optometrists; authorize to prescribe and administer oral/topical pharmaceutical agents; eye/adnexa oculi
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 30 of Title 43 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to optometrists, so as to authorize certain optometrists to prescribe and administer oral and topical pharmaceutical agents related to the diagnosis or treatment of diseases and conditions of the eye and adnexa oculi except Schedule I and Schedule II controlled substances; to provide for statutory construction; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2007 - Effective Date
May/29/2007 - Act 262
May/29/2007 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
May/03/2007 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/17/2007 - House Conference Committee Report Adopted
Apr/16/2007 - Senate Conference Committee Report Adopted
Apr/13/2007 - House Conference Committee Appointed 36th, 81st, 101st
Apr/13/2007 - Senate Conference Committee Appointed 13th, 29th, 54th
Apr/11/2007 - House Insisted
Mar/30/2007 - Senate Disagreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/29/2007 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/29/2007 - House Third Readers
Feb/22/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/12/2007 - House Second Readers
Feb/10/2007 - House First Readers
Feb/09/2007 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/09/2007 - Senate Third Read
Feb/08/2007 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/02/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/09/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/08/2007 - Senate Hopper
Jan/03/2007 - Senate Prefiled
3/29/2007 Modified Structured Rule; 3/29/2007 Passed House by Rules Committee Substitute; 3/30/2007 Senate disagreed to House substitute; 4/13/2007 Senate Conferees: 13th, 29th, 54th
Apr/17/2007 - House Vote #323Yea(155)Nay(2)NV(16)
Apr/16/2007 - Senate Vote #315Yea(42)Nay(4)NV(3)
Mar/29/2007 - House Vote #261Yea(149)Nay(11)NV(11)
Feb/09/2007 - Senate Vote #40Yea(52)Nay(0)NV(0)
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