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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 249
Sexual Offender Registration Review Board; register with sheriff of any county where offender resides
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 1 of Title 42 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the Sexual Offender Registration Review Board, so as to change certain definitions; to provide for sexual offenders to register with the sheriff of any county where such offender resides, is employed, or is attending an institution of higher education in lieu of only registering in the county of residence and having the sheriff for such county be responsible for forwarding information about such offender to the sheriffs of the counties where such offender is employed or attends an institution of higher education; to require sexual offenders to submit palm prints; to change certain residency requirements for certain sexual offenders; to require the Department of Corrections to forward certain information to sheriffs; to change reporting requirements when a sexual offender is incarcerated; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/27/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Apr/20/2007 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Apr/17/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/29/2007 - House Second Readers
Mar/28/2007 - House First Readers
Mar/27/2007 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/27/2007 - Senate Third Read
Mar/20/2007 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/19/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/28/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/27/2007 - Senate Hopper
Mar/27/2007 - Senate Vote #230Yea(51)Nay(0)NV(4)
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