2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 201
Safety belts; new school buses equipped; provide
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 4 of Article 1 of Chapter 8 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to horns, exhaust systems, mirrors, windshields, tires, safety belts, and energy absorption systems, so as to provide that the failure to use safety belts may be evidence of causation, negligence, and contributory negligence; to provide that all new school buses purchased or leased on and after July 1, 2009, shall be equipped with passenger safety belts; to provide that safety belts shall be used on all school buses so equipped on and after July 1, 2009; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/30/2009 - House Second Readers
Jan/29/2009 - House First Readers
Jan/28/2009 - House Hopper