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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 5
Secure and Verifiable Identity Document Act; drivers' licenses; provisions (PF)
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to state findings of the General Assembly regarding the Real ID Act; to amend Article 1 of Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions regarding drivers´ licenses, so as to permit the Governor of Georgia to delay implementing the requirements of the Real ID Act until the Department of Homeland Security has issued regulations that the Governor finds will adequately protect the interests of the citizens of Georgia; to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to issuance, expiration, and renewal of drivers´ licenses, so as to require the presentation of secure and verifiable documents for purposes of obtaining a driver´s license; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2007 - Effective Date
May/11/2007 - Act 11
May/11/2007 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
May/03/2007 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/20/2007 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Apr/19/2007 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Apr/19/2007 - House Third Readers
Apr/13/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
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/23/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/22/2007 - Senate Hopper
Nov/28/2006 - Senate Prefiled
4/19/2007 Passed House by Rules Committee Substitute; 4/20/2007 Senate agreed to House substitute
Apr/20/2007 - Senate Vote #426Yea(47)Nay(0)NV(7)
Apr/19/2007 - House Vote #351Yea(151)Nay(2)NV(20)
Feb/09/2007 - Senate Vote #41Yea(51)Nay(1)NV(1)
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