2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 252
Transportation of Hazardous Materials Act; enact; provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend provisions of the Official Code of Georgia relating to the transportation of hazardous materials; to amend Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the O.C.G.A., relating to offenses against public order and safety, so as to change a cross-reference; to amend Article 1 of Chapter 6 of Title 17 of the O.C.G.A., relating to bonds and recognizances, so as to add violations for which cash bonds can be accepted in lieu of bail and proceedings for failure to appear; to amend Chapter 1 of Title 40 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions regarding motor vehicles and traffic, so as to designate the existing provisions as Article 1; to enact a new Article 2, the "Transportation of Hazardous Materials Act," so as to provide procedures for the safe transportation of hazardous materials within this state; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/17/2011 - House Second Readers
Feb/16/2011 - House First Readers
Feb/15/2011 - House Hopper