2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 987
Gambling; prohibit cockfighting; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 12 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to gambling offenses, so as to prohibit cockfighting and related conduct; to provide for punishments; to provide for exceptions; to define a term; to provide for applicability; to amend Title 4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to animals, so as to change certain provisions relating to caring for an impounded animal; to change certain provisions relating to failure to respond, right to hearing, care, and crime exception; to change certain provisions relating to filing a report regarding animal cruelty and immunity; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/28/2010 - House Second Readers
Jan/27/2010 - House First Readers
Jan/26/2010 - House Hopper